Kanata North Mosquito Nuisance Program Weekly Update

Good afternoon Kanata North,

I’m pleased to share that the mosquito treatment is underway and going well. The details below are from last week.

Please contact GDG directly at info.mosquito@gdg.ca or by calling 1-877-227-0552 should you have feedback or concerns regarding a specific location in our community.

Weekly report from July 18th to July 24th, 2021

  • There was 33 to 40 mm accumulation of water from the precipitation on July 20th and 24th
  • There was presence of larvae on the field
  • There were ground and aerial treatments done from July 21st to July 24th
  • There was a post-treatment completed, showing 100% mortality
  • Sweep tests were performed with results indicated below:
Address Time Mosquito Black flies Other species
Calvington Avenue 18:29 0 15 10
35 Arkose Street 18:43 0 0 3
50 Flamborough Way 20:04 1 1 20
124 Marsh Sparrow Pvt. 20:26 0 0 15
Walden Park 19:41 0 60 15
400 Goldridge Dr. 19:03 0 30 0
Keyrock Park 19:21 0 15 15
2600 Campeau Dr. 20:55 1 0 5
  •  Trapping continued this week as well – 7 traps in total
    • 362 Laughlin Circle
    • South March Highlands Trail Network
    • Marshes Village, 39 Turtle Point Private
    • 228 Saddleback Cres, Arcadia
    • Beaver Pond Park
    • Jim Malone Park
    • 1030 Huntmar Drive Trail
  • Possible ground and aerial (drone) treatments to continue this week (July 25th to July 31st)
  • Some rain is expected throughout this week. Treatment should start when larvae is found.