Water use restrictions will be in effect due to the presence of irrigation water intakes in areas of the lake. Water use restrictions will be established to 0.25 mile away of the treatment areas. The following water use restrictions apply:
Irrigation Use of Water: Do not irrigate established food crops until water use restrictions are lifted. Do not irrigate other non-food crops, such as landscape ornamentals, until water use restrictions are lifted. There is no restriction for irrigation of turf.
Recreational Use of Water in Treatment Area: There are no swimming or fishing restrictions within the treatment areas.
Potable Water in Treatment Area: There are no restrictions on consumption of treated water for potable use or by livestock, pets or other animals.
For up to date information on water use restrictions and treatment date please visit the applicator’s website.
Please contact Tom Moorhouse, Aquatic Pest Control Adviser with Clean Lakes, Inc., (208-929-2757) or Jeremey Varley, Section Manager – Noxious Weeds, Idaho State Department of Agriculture (208-993-0950), with any questions.
For information related to the aquatic herbicide Galleon® that will be used, please go to the following link where the herbicide label and Safety Data Sheet are available for review: