ONEIDA COUNTY: Oneida County AIS Prevention & Control Project 2019-2020

Purpose

Activities: Oneida County LWCD is sponsoring an AEPP grant focusing on AIS education, prevention, monitoring, and coalition building. Project activities include: 1) Attend WI Lakes Convention, AIS coordinator meetings, and local lake fairs; 2) Host 2 CBCW workshops, 1 CLMN workshop, 1 invasive species ID day, 5 student class/field events; 3) Distribute Stop Aquatic Hitchhikers materials to students, volunteers, baitshops, fishing tournaments, and other stakeholders; 4) Take part in DNR Law Enforcement AIS Team events; 5) Participate in Landing Blitz, Drain Campaign, AIS Snapshot Day, Bait Shop Outreach, waterfowl hunter campaign, Habitatitude, and Clean Angling Campaign; 6) Perform at least 625 Clean Boats, Clean Waters hours; 7) Write at least 12 AIS updates and distribute them to AIS email listserve, website, and social media; 8) Host Oneida County Stewardship Awards Banquet and coordinate Northwoods Invasive Species Poster Contest; 9) Update Oneida County AIS Strategic Plan for 2019-2024; 10) Hire 3 seasonal AIS staff; 11) Continue PL, yellow iris, Phragmites, Glyceria control/restoration projects and Pelican Lake zebra mussel monitoring; 12) Collect data on AIS distribution/movement and assist with PI and GLRI surveys; 13) maintain DO meter for CLMN volunteers; 14) Create an annual report summarizing project activities. Project deliverables include: 1) Workshop attendance lists, AIS meeting attendance, AIS outreach updates, and awards ceremony; 2) Hired staff; 3) Entry of CBCW and AIS monitoring forms into SWIMS; 4) One point-intercept and AIS survey report; 5) Summaries of AIS restoration projects and Pelican Lake zebra mussel monitoring project; 6) DO meter check-out lists and calibration log; 8) Updated AIS maps; 9) 2019-2024 AIS Strategic Plan; 10) Final report.

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Aquatic Invasives Grant
Aquatic Invasives Education
AEPP57319
2019
Complete
 
Reports and Documents
EWM hand removal and AIS monitoring. Hasbrook Lake
EWM hand removal and AIS monitoring. Hasbrook Lake
EWM hand removal and AIS monitoring. Hasbrook Lake
EWM hand removal and AIS monitoring. Hasbrook Lake
EWM hand harvesting and AIS monitoring in Hasbrook Lake
EWM hand removal and AIS monitoring training. Hasbrook lake
EWM Hand harvesting and AIS monitoring in Hasbrook Lake
EWM hand removal and AIS monitoring in Hasbrook Lake
Workshop Sign-in Sheet
Oneida County 2019 Drain Campaign Press Release
 
Activities & Recommendations
Grant Awarded
Grant AEPP57319 awarded