Notification of Pesticide Use - 12/12/2018 to 12/03/2019

Lord Howe Island Board Staff will be spraying pesticide from

WEDNESDAY 12 DECEMBER 2018 to TUESDAY 12 MARCH 2019

Weather permitting, in the following locations:

  • All Board buildings and residences
  • Road verges and reserves
  • All Public Areas
  • Picnic Areas
  • Playground
  • Cemetery
  • Jetty Area
  • Hospital
  • Aerodrome

A-Frame notification signs will be displayed on site during spraying operations.

It is noted that the Board seek to minimise use of pesticides and that application is targeted to only those areas and amounts necessary.

Spraying will occur between 06.30am – 3.00pm

PESTICIDE: SPEARHEAD (Bee-friendly)                      

ACTIVE CONSTITUENT: 20g/L CLOPYRALID ; 15g/L DIFLUFENICAN ; 300g/L MCPA    

For the treatment of grasses and broadleaf weeds.

For further information please contact Jim McFadyen, Infrastructure and Engineering Unit, Lord Howe Island Board on 02 65632066 or jim.mcfadyen@lhib.nsw.gov.au.