PurposeThe Town of St. Germain is sponsoring an AIS EPP grant to be completed by December 31, 2008. The project will focus on preventing AIS introductions into town lakes, increasing public awareness of AIS and monitoring for AIS.
Project activities include: 1) Recruit volunteers and implement a CB/CW program at town landings; 2) Hire a one day a week employee through contractual agreement with North Lakeland Discovery Center. Employee will display town boat and hand out literature during the mornings and conduct CB/CW trainings during the afternoons of the St. Germain weekly flea market; 3) Conduct AIS citizen lake monitoring following Dept/UW Ext guidelines; 4) Entry of inspection forms 3200-120 and monitoring Forms 3200-124 and/or 3200-130 onto Dept website; 5) Distribute AIS awareness materials (grocery bags, bait container labels, placemats, coasters, and other AIS hand-out literature)
Project deliverables include: 1) Completed entry of inspection 3200-120 and monitoring Forms 3200-124 and/or 3200-130 onto Dept website; 2) AIS materials: grocery bags, bait container labels, placemats, coasters, and other AIS literature; 3) Final report (contents listed on page 5 of proposal).
Specific Conditions for this project: Final report needs Dept review and approval.
WDNR Lakes Management Coordinator will be provided with an electronic (pdf or word) and hard copy of final report, sample of grocery bag, bait container label, placemat, and coaster.
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