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Texas Sprays Mosquitoes in 1.4 M Harvey-Ravaged Acres to Thwart West Nile and Zika Viruses

The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) reported they sprayed mosquitoes in more than 1.4 million acres ravaged by Hurricane Harvey. Officials plan to thwart the winged insects from breeding across multiple waterlogged counties, preventing a surge in their population and the diseases they carry, notably West Nile and Zika viruses.

USAF C-130 with mosquito sprayer - Photo MSGT Bob Barko Jr

Floods Ravage Texas: Bring Houston to a Crawl

Floods ravage Texas as massive slow-moving thunderstorms dumped over a foot of rain in some parts of Texas shutting down major cities with street flooding.

Flooding at Houston Aparrtment Complex - Fox 26

More Bodies Found as Texas Flood Waters Subside

There have been at least 24 deaths in Texas since historic flooding began in the Lone Star State just before Memorial Day. About fourteen people across the state are still missing.