what's new in our current regional forest health updates.
how to identify and control invasive forest plants.
about gypsy moth and other spring leaf-eating caterpillars.
Contact information
DNR forest health staff

Herbicides for forest management

Herbicide tables (revised August 2011)

The herbicide tables contain a large volume of information from the labels of herbicide products that are registered for various forestry uses. To be listed here a product's labeling must contain wording specific to forestry.

Herbicide Sensitivity Tables

Chemicals prohibited by the Forest Stewardship Council

Landowners who are enrolled in the Managed Forest Law (MFL) and are certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) may not apply chemicals that are FSC prohibited (see list of FSC highly hazardous pesticides [PDF] for more information).

Products to control specific invasive plants found in Wisconsin

Products to use as a broadcast or directed spray

Cross - reference of tree species and herbicide products, to help land managers who will be planting trees plan weed control measures

Reference to products in this publication is not intended to be an endorsement to the exclusion of others, which may be similar. Persons using such products assume responsibility for their use in accordance with current label directions of the manufacturer.

Read [exit DNR] current labels and Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS).

Quality Improvement: If you use these tables, we encourage you to comment and make suggestions to improve their usefulness.

Contact information
Comments can be directed to:
Kelly Kearns
Wisconsin DNR
PO Box 7921
Madison, WI 53707
Last revised: Tuesday September 02 2014