LAKESHORE NATURAL RESOURCES PARTNERSHIP INC.: Point Beach Phragmites Control

Purpose

Lakeshore Natural Resources Partnership (LNRP) is sponsoring a project to control invasive Phragmites australis within the project limits of the Point Beach State Forest Project Area. Project final deliverables include: a final summary report which includes: date of application, type and amount of herbicide used, weather conditions, and GPS coordinates on area sprayed along with locations and size of area sprayed. The summary report should include overall project success and a proposed long-term prevention strategy. Specific project activities include: 1) Map and treat invasive phragmites with herbicide once annually during the 2015 to 2017 growing season. This scope summarizes the project detail provided in the application and does not negate tasks/deliverables described therein. Data, records, and reports, including GIS-based maps, and digital images, must be submitted to the Department in a format specified by the regional Lake Biologist. If consultant is to provide final report, it is recommended that Grantee provide DNR Lake Coordinator with a draft for comment on report adequacy prior to making final payment to the consultant. DNR to receive both paper and electronic .pdf copies of the final report along with, or prior to submission of grantee's final payment request

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