Mosquito Fogging in Surat, Mitchell and Injune

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The Maranoa Council are set to start mosquito fogging in Surat, Injune and Mitchell this week.

The fogging will begin at 5 am each day and will take place on:

  • Wednesday 2 March – Surat
  • Thursday 3 March – Injune
  • Friday 4 March – Mitchell.

The fogging is a part of a regional program to reduce mosquito numbers.

A mix of diesel and chemicals, which includes a combination of pyrethrums and piperonyl butoxide, will be used in the fogging process.

The chemicals used in the fogging are safe for humans and pets.