Details for LEGAL NOTICE AQUATIC WEED

LEGAL NOTICE AQUATIC WEED & HERBICIDE APPLICATION
The Naches-Selah Irrigation District will be applying aquatic weed herbicides to its irrigation canals and laterals between April 1, 2021, and October 31, 2021, in accordance with Washington Department of Ecology pesticide laws. The purpose of the herbicide applications is to control aquatic weeds within the irrigation delivery system. The herbicide to be used for aquatic weed control is copper sulphate. Treatments will be made to the irrigation facilities within the boundaries of the Naches-Selah Irrigation District located in Yakima County. Applications are generally made every two weeks starting in May ending in October as needed. Weather and other conditions determine the application schedule on an as needed basis. Waters within the District are intended for agricultural purposes only and are not for human consumption or primary contact such as swimming or aquaculture. Irrigation facilities can be dangerous, are not for public use and are intended for District operation and maintenance personnel only. District facilities are not for public use and are not to be trespassed upon. Herbicides will be applied under the direction of licensed District personnel. Naches-Selah Irrigation District (509) 697-4177. Washington Department of Ecology, Central Office at (509) 575-2800. Justin Harter, District Manager        Date (968770) January 15, 2021

As published in the Yakima Herald-Republic.

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