The below table provides information about each mosquito control event that occurred in 2020
Pesticide Application Notifications and Schedule for 2020
When used correctly, pesticides pose no significant health risks to people or their pets. No reported diseases in people or pets have been linked with the use of pesticides in West Nile virus control efforts since 1999.
People who are sensitive to spray ingredients may get a rash or have short-term eye or throat irritation. If you have a stronger reaction to pesticides, call the NYC Poison Control Center at 212-POISONS (212-764-7667).
If you are sensitive to pesticides or otherwise want to avoid exposure:
Pesticides Used in 2020
The Health Department is using the below pesticide products during the 2020 mosquito season.