TOWN OF RICHMOND: Lorraine Lake Eurasian Watermilfoil Weevil Study

Purpose

The Town of Richmond, Walworth County proposes to evaluate the effect of the supplemental enhancement of weevil populations as a selective aquatic plant management technique to control Myriophyllum spicatum. Project activities will result in a field evaluation of experimental weevil stocking, a status report and presentation to the lake group, and a final report including feasibility recommendations. The Department of Natural Resourcese will be provided with a paper copy and an electronic copy of the final report. Information about the project will be disseminiated to the public by fact sheet distribution, public meeting, and summary report mailing.

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Lakes Grant
Large Scale Lake Planning
LPL-389
1996
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Reports and Documents
Lakes Planning Report
 
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Grant Awarded
The Town of Richmond, Walworth County proposes to evaluate the effect of the supplemental enhancement of weevil populations as a selective aquatic plant management technique to control Myriophyllum spicatum. Project activities will result in a field evaluation of experimental weevil stocking, a status report and presentation to the lake group, and a final report including feasibility recommendations.
Control Invasive Species
10099441
 
Watershed
 
Waters