Mosquito spraying takes place in Suffolk County

Helicopters are scheduled to drop pesticides to salt marshes in Babylon, Gilgo, West Gilgo, Cedar Beach and Oak Island. There will also be spraying in

Helicopters dropped pesticides on salt marshes in Babylon,

Helicopters dropped pesticides on salt marshes in Babylon, Gilgo, West Gilgo, Cedar Beach and Oak Island. There was also spraying in Islip, Southampton, Riverhead and Southold. (Credit: Science Source Images)

GILGO - Mosquito spraying took place in coastal communities through Suffolk County Tuesday.

Helicopters dropped pesticides on salt marshes in Babylon, Gilgo, West Gilgo, Cedar Beach and Oak Island.

There was also spraying in Islip, Southampton, Riverhead and Southold.  

The pesticides are not toxic to humans.

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