Council authorizes ground spraying for mosquitoes

July 24, 2013
At Tarrant, Parker’s recommendation

By Carla Noah Stutsman

So far this year, neither Tarrant nor Parker Counties have confirmed a single mosquito infested with the West Nile Virus (WNV).

That’s great news, but Tarrant County has seen an increase in population of specific types of mosquitoes that are known to carry WNV.

azle-mosquito-CTherefore, Tarrant has proactively performed ground spraying in several areas where the increased population has been found.

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