With warmer temperatures and recent rains leading to an incrases in mosquito populations, Berkeley County Mosquito Abatement has started adult mosquito control spraying.

Officials urge pet owners to take steps to protect their dogs and cats from heartworms and horse owners are encouraged to have their horses vaccinated against Easter Equine Encephaliltis.

To report a problem in your area or for more information regarding the pesticide applications, call 843-719-4646.