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Aquatic Nuisance Control
Do I need a permit to control aquatic vegetation on my property and what do I need to know about getting a permit?
EGLE’s Aquatic Nuisance Control Program regulates the chemical control of aquatic plant and algae and has developed a frequently asked questions document that includes when a permit is needed and what you need to know about the permitting process. It also includes information on how to apply for a permit and who to contact with your questions.
Where can I find information on the use of copper to control aquatic vegetation?
There are several restrictions in place for the use copper that have been developed to protect spawning fish. To help provide guidance on these restrictions and copper use, EGLE has developed a frequently asked questions document to help provide information and clarification.