If you see anyone spraying pesticides in today's conditions please report the activity.
Mainly sunny. Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming west 30 gusting to 50 except gusting to 70 along exposed areas of the coast late this morning and this afternoon. High 17. UV index 4 or moderate.
Dealing with Chinch Bug - There are many lawn issue which resemble chinch bug damage. There is an easy way to identify chinch bugs. Simply remove both ends of a tin can the insert one end into your lawn and fill the can with water. If you have chinch bug, you will see them floating in the water. Simply get your shopvac and vacuum your lawn to remove the bugs...It's what the Wolfville Nova Scotia Parks Department does and it works! Removing thatch and adding clover to your lawn will also help deter chinch bugs.
Wolfville Nova Scotia Parks Department
Current provincial weather regulations:
-Wind must be between 2 and 15 km/hr for ground applications
-Winds must be between 2 and 10km/hr for trees taller than 3meters
-Air Temperature must be below 25oC
-It must not raining nor is rain anticipated over the next 2hour period
-The relative humidity must be above 50%
Where to report a violation