Phragmite Control Project – Central Bruce Peninsula

Project Lead

Amanda Stanger

Project Type

Removal of Phagmites

Location of the Project

Bruce Peninsula

Geographic Scope of the Project

Central Bruce Peninsula focusing in the Stokes Bay area on Lake Huron but treat reported patches alongside other organizations all the way up to Tobermory and South to South Oliphant

Latitude and Longitude

45.000000 – 81.333333

Current or Future Monitoring Details

60% of the 238 patches that have been reported to us in 2017 will be hand cut. The rest will be treated with spraying or via the amphibious cutter scheduled mid-August. Project began in 2015 and is on-going, dependant on funding.

Challenges and/or Lessons Learned

Access to some sites, sites adjacent to private property have been challenging to access and gain permission. Some site are only accessible by kayak.

For more information

Amanda Stanger

Location Map