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Aerial Larvicide Notice

The Suffolk County Department of Public Works’ Division of Vector Control plans to treat parts of the following salt marshes by helicopter to control mosquito larvae.

Pesticide Notification

If weather permits, the Suffolk County Department of Public Works will treat sections of the following communities as part of its ongoing effort to control adult mosquitoes.

Health Officials Warn of Cyanobacteria Blooms in Montauk

Blooms Persist at Other East End Water Bodies

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) has reported that cyanobacteria (also known as blue-green algae) have exceeded bloom criteria at Fort Pond in Montauk. Blue-green algae persist at ...

Blydenburgh County Park Advised to Suspend Nighttime Activities as Mosquito Sample Tests Positive for West Nile Virus

Three birds test positive for West Nile virus

Suffolk County Health Commissioner Dr. James L. Tomarken announced today that a mosquito sample from Blydenburgh County Park in Smithtown (1) tested positive for West Nile virus. 

County Issues Advisory against Bathing at 25 North Shore Beaches Due to Heavy Rainfall

Due to the heavy rainfall that occurred overnight, the Suffolk County Department of Health Services has issued an advisory against bathing at 25 beaches. The advisory is based on the potential for the presence of bacteria at levels that exceed New York State standards.

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