Aquatic Plant Management
Aquatic Plant Management TVA has completed near-shore herbicide treatments and mechanical harvesting in the vicinity of public facilities for 2012. Treatments in the vicinity of public facilities will be resumed on TVA reservoirs in June 2013 on an as-needed basis and include public ramps, swimming beaches, parks (state, county, city), church camps, and facilities of nonprofit organizations such as the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts.
For more information
Contact TVA's Environmental Information Center at 1-800-882-5263 for technical assistance related to:
- permit requirements for herbicide applications in the various states
- contact information for state agencies that maintain a list of licensed herbicide applicators
- aquatic plant sample identification
- general information on aquatic plant management methods.