Due to recent positive West Nile virus mosquito test sample results, the Riverside County Vector Control Program has scheduled an ultra-low volume ground application using truck-mounted sprayers to reduce the number of adult mosquitoes.
The application of EPA approved mosquito control product Zenivex (EPA Reg No 2724-807) is scheduled for Wednesday (Sept. 16) from 5 a.m. until 7 a.m.
The treatment will occur in Murrieta. The area, across from Calvary Murrieta Christian School, is 4.5 acres. This location is bordered by Jackson Avenue to the northeast, California Oaks Road to the east, and Monroe Avenue to the southwest.
The product used is registered by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the purpose of controlling mosquitoes and protecting public health. The produ