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Planes Spraying For Mosquitoes

Planes Spraying For Mosquitoes

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(KSL News) -- Planes around the Salt Lake Valley started spraying pesticide today, to help fight West Nile Virus this summer.

They're targeting 20 thousand acres of wetlands. The area has an unusually large population of mosquitoes that could potentially carry the virus.


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