WEID will apply the aquatic herbicide Magnacide H© to its main canal on Wednesday, July 7 and Thursday, July 9. The active ingredient is Acrolein. Pond weed and algae are the targeted weeds in the canal. The entire canal will be treated with this herbicide from Ramp Weir 2 (west of Powerline Road) to the end spill in Boardman.
The treatment schedule is as follows:
Upper Canal: Wednesday, July 7th: Ramp Weir 2 to the I-84 Siphon. Waters are considered “treated” from 6 am Wednesday to 3 am Thursday.
Boardman Canal: Thursday, July 8th: I-84 Siphon to end spill. Waters are considered “treated” from 6 am to 9 pm Thursday.
If you have any questions please call the office at 541-922-3814.