Mosquito Control

The Township of Ramara conducts an aerial mosquito control program in the spring in the area of the Township along the shore of Lake Simcoe and Lake Couchiching from the Talbot River in the south to Fawn Bay in the north.

The program utilizes one application of the biological larvicide Bacillus Thuringiensis Israelensis – H-14 (BTI) AquaBac 200G Biological Mosquito Larvicide, Pest Control Products Act – Registration #26863.  Application by a Bell 47 helicopter equipped with Simplex Granular Application gear.

Click Map to view the treatment area.

MSDS - Material Safety Data Sheet for Biological mosquito larvicide 


For more information, please click on one of the following links:

Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit

Public Safety Canada - West Nile Virus

 

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