FILE: Beaufort County's mosquito plane, a converted Convair C-131F, takes off from Beaufort County Airport on Lady's Island in October 2010 to spray about 175 gallons of pesticide on St. Helena, Harbor, Hunting and Fripp islands to help control the mosquito population.
FILE: Beaufort County's mosquito plane, a converted Convair C-131F, takes off from Beaufort County Airport on Lady's Island in October 2010 to spray about 175 gallons of pesticide on St. Helena, Harbor, Hunting and Fripp islands to help control the mosquito population. Staff photo
FILE: Beaufort County's mosquito plane, a converted Convair C-131F, takes off from Beaufort County Airport on Lady's Island in October 2010 to spray about 175 gallons of pesticide on St. Helena, Harbor, Hunting and Fripp islands to help control the mosquito population. Staff photo

Mosquito control to conduct aerial operations

June 13, 2014 04:53 PM

More Videos

  • Watch as a replica of Hilton Head's big red buoy arrives and is tipped into place

    A life-size replica of Coast Guard Buoy No. 8, which was ripped from its mooring and washed ashore on the beach of Hilton Head Island by Tropical Storm Irma has been created to grace the outboor bar area of Skull Creek Dockside restaurant. Here, it is tipped into place on Friday on the banks of Skull Creek.