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Iberia Parish to conduct mosquito abatement

Posted at 11:02 AM, Aug 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-01 12:02:52-04

Iberia Parish Mosquito Abatement District will conduct aerial operations to address persistent mosquito populations on the evenings of Monday, August 3, and Tuesday, August 4.

Officials ask that if citizens must be outdoors, they wear repellent, cover exposed skin, and avoid outdoor activity when mosquitoes are most active.

Operations will begin near sunset and last approximately one and a half hours. Citizens will noticed low flying aircraft during this time.

During this period, only hypersensitive individuals or persons that wish to avoid all exposure to chemicals in the designated spray area should refrain from outdoor activities; otherwise all other citizens can proceed with normal outdoor activities.

Monday (August 3) operations will focus in Laurent/Grand Marais, Rynella, Migues, Lydia, Weeks Island Rd., College Rd., Collins Rd., Cora Ln. and all points in between.

Tuesday (August 4) operations will focus in Jeanerette/St. Joe, specifically Little Valley Rd., Alta Dr., Hubertville Rd., Jeanerette, Linden Rd., E. Hwy 90 and all points in between.

If you have any questions or mosquito related problems, feel free to contact the office at (337) 365-4933. You can also visit and click on Mosquito Control or follow their Facebook page.

Any questions after office hours please contact Herff Jones at 337-380-7140.

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