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Carfentrazone Considerations

... No single herbicide is appropriate for controlling all invasive aquatic plants (or ... of native aquatic plants), in all situations. A herbicide may perform differently depending on the waterbody, its use, the ...

Glyphosate Considerations

... No single herbicide is appropriate for controlling all invasive aquatic plants (or ... of native aquatic plants), in all situations. A herbicide may perform differently depending on the waterbody, its use, the ...

Reducing Pesticide Use in Florida Waters

... used alone or in combination, to augment or replace herbicide use. Additionally, much research has been conducted to ... the volume of water and reducing the amount of herbicide needed by as much as 50% to control submersed plants. ...

A Brief History of Aquatic Herbicide Use

... than one hundred years of experience in using aquatic herbicide s to control invasive plants. ... the 1940s began an era of rapid development of new herbicide s for agricultural and other uses, including aquatic weed control. ...

Maintenance Control Strategy

... This program is largely implemented through routine herbicide  applications focused on controlling invasive aquatic plants. ... Water hyacinth, 1947 - 2010 In Florida, frequent herbicide applications under the state's maintenance control program ...

Harvesters

... No water use restrictions May be only option where herbicide s are not effective or immediate removal is required Fast moving water where herbicide concentrations cannot be maintained In areas where ...

Water Level Manipulation

... water lettuce in areas inaccessible to harvesters and herbicide application equipment Winter drawdown s with ... Level Reduces amount of water to be treated with herbicide s or applies additional stress to plants Considerations: ...

Managing Tussocks and Floating Islands

... Control Most tussock control is achieved using herbicide s registered with the US Environmental Protection Agency and ... and Consumer Services. Tussock management using herbicide s costs about $150-200 per acre (2010). The most appropriate ...

Scope of Aquatic Plant Management in Florida Waters

... and enhance native plants and animals. FWC supplies herbicide s and contractors to apply them if requested. FWC biologists ensure herbicide s requested for use in wetland sites are appropriately registered ...

Integrated Plant Management

... submersed plants may require higher rates of herbicide s if they are broken down microbial ly (microbes are more ... Hydrilla management programs in Lake Toho must address herbicide resistance issues; as well as annual flood control regulations, ...