Paisley Mosquito Festival
The pesticides we will be using are part of an Integrated Pest Management approach. Our first avenue of control is through source reduction. If we can remove the source, there will be less need for pesticide applications. Fogging will not be the only approach, but fogging will be used as a tool to help control mosquitoes.
The second phase is through biological larvicides. The use of Bti, Bs and Spinosad are the first products to be used. The second set of larvicides will be Agnique MMF and methoprene (an insect growth regulator).
For information about these pesticides, please click below:
When larvicides have not been enough, the following adulticides will be used. These products are labeled for public heal mosquito control and used all over the Pacific Northwest: