PUBLIC NOTICE: Cedar Lake Aquatic Plant Management
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 6:09pm
Aquatic Plant Management Notice
The Cedar Lake Protection and Rehabilitation District is applying for a permit to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources for a chemical treatment of Eurasian Water Milfoil (EWM) in 13 acres of Cedar Lake. The treatment area is the original infestation area near the rock buoys on the south end of the lake. The planned herbicide is ProcellaCor which targets Eurasian Water Milfoil. ProcellaCor is approved for aquatic use by Wisconsin DNR. The treatment is expected in May.
A draft of the permit application which includes the treatment site is included on the Cedar Lake web site http://www.cedarlake-wi.org/. The aquatic plant management plan which guides this work is also found on the Cedar Lake web site.
The public may request a public informational meeting within 5 days of this notice by writing Jim Reckinger, 6942 Wyndham Way, Woodbury, MN 55125 and the Department of Natural Resources, Mark Sundeen, 810 W. Maple Street, Spooner, WI 54801. The request must specify the topics to be discussed at the meeting, including problems and alternatives.
The Lake District will conduct a public informational meeting on the proposed treatment if five or more individuals, organizations, special units of government, or local units of government request one. The Lake District is not required to, but may, change the proposed treatment based on information provided by citizens who attend the meeting.
This notice is required by Chapter NR 107 Wisconsin Administrative Code.
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