CENTRE COUNTY, Pa (WTAJ) — The Centre County Mosquito Disease Control (MDC) Program announced they will be performing a mosquito control spraying on Friday, June 17.

The mosquito control spraying is planned for Patton Township late Friday evening. The spraying will be a truck-mounted, ultra-low volume of mosquito control.

The first spraying this year took place on Friday, June 3, and according to the MDC, mosquito populations are still high and are a nuisance to residents.

The MDC will be using Aquaduet, applied at a rate of 0.66 oz/acre. The spraying is expected to quickly knock down and effective control of adult mosquito population.

There was not a time announced for the spraying or a make-up day if the weather prohibits the spraying to take place.