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New mosquito samples test positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus; county schedules spraying in Manorville/Calverton Saturday

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Two new mosquito samples taken in the Manorville area have tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus. Suffolk County has scheduled ground spraying in Manorville/Calverton area Saturday evening between 6 and 10 p.m.
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Officials confirm Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus in Manorville mosquito sample, schedule pesticide application for Saturday night

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Suffolk County vector control will spray areas of Manorville and Calverton by truck Saturday from 7 p.m. to midnight with the pesticide Anvil to control adult mosquitos in the area, after another mosquito sample taken this month tested positive for EEE.

County plans more aerial spraying in Manorville-Calverton area Monday night

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After additional mosquito samples tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus, county schedules more spraying for Manorville-Calverton area.

County vector control plans aerial pesticide application in Manorville and Calverton tomorrow for mosquito control

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The measure is in response to the confirmed incidence of Eastern Equine Encephalitis in a mosquito sample from the Manorville area.
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