https://paloaltoonline.com/square/print/2020/03/25/county-aims-to-take-bite-out-of-mosquito-breeding-on-thursday


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County aims to take bite out of mosquito breeding on Thursday

Original post made on Mar 25, 2020

Palo Alto Baylands trails will be closed for several hours on Thursday for aerial treatment of mosquitoes, the Santa Clara County Vector Control District said in a press release issued Tuesday.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, March 25, 2020, 9:39 AM

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Posted by pearl
a resident of another community
on Mar 25, 2020 at 11:55 am

Question: Per your headline: Does this mean mosquitoes can breed every day except Thursday? How will they know? Are you going to put a sign up? Thank you.


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Posted by In Midtown
a resident of Midtown
on Mar 25, 2020 at 12:25 pm

OMG Pearl, you're hilarious! :-D

We have a house next door to us waiting for demolition. It's been empty for a couple of months and the pool has standing water in it. Can they fly by and spray that too please?


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Posted by Trump fired the national pandemic team
a resident of Evergreen Park
on Mar 25, 2020 at 12:46 pm

> Can they fly by and spray that too please?

Ask Pearl. Apparently, they have some free time on Thursdays.


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Posted by pearl
a resident of another community
on Mar 25, 2020 at 2:12 pm

If the Aedes squamigers (mosquitoes) knew all the publicity their sex life was getting, they'd probably be willing to hold off for some additional days. Just sayin'. :)