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Notice of aerial spraying for larval mosquitoes

Between 15 April – 24 May 2023, (depending on larval development and weather conditions) the Department of National Defence will be conducting an aerial spray program at CFB Borden. Specifically, the Southeast part of the Base, an area North of the Residential Housing Units and an area Northwest of the Borden townsite.

The program will use the biological insecticide bacillus thuringiensis. The product name is VectoBac 200G. This is a granular formulation which is applied from a helicopter. The Pest Control Products Act number assigned to this product is 18158.

Map and further details of the project may be seen by appointment at:

RP Ops Detachment Borden

16 Ramillies Road, Building P-154

Borden, Ontario

L0M 1C0

For further information or to make an appointment please call the Base Natural Resources Office at 424-1200 ext. 2925.