Category Archives: triclopyr

Use restrictions recommended for Lake St. Catherine following milfoil treatment

POULTNEY – The application of the chemical herbicide triclopyr is scheduled for Lake St. Catherine on Monday, June 17 to control the aquatic invasive plant Eurasian watermilfoil, Myriophyllum spicatum, in selectively chosen dense beds around the lakeshore. The displacement of native aquatic plants has been reported in lakes throughout Vermont where Eurasian watermilfoil has become widespread and dense.
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Group questions herbicide plan for Adirondack lake

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An environmental group called on a state agency Tuesday to hold a formal public hearing before deciding whether an Adirondack town can use a chemical herbicide to kill aquatic weeds that have formed choking masses in a popular lake despite intensive efforts to control it with divers hand-picking plants and smothering them with plastic mats. READ MORE
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