Notification of Pesticide Use 30/03/12 to 5/04/12

Lord Howe Island Board Staff will be spraying pesticide from Friday 30 March 2012 to Thursday 5 April 2012, weather permitting, in the following locations:

  • Neds Beach Road
  • Stevens Reserve
  • Valley of Shadows
  • Lagoon Road

Spraying will occur between 7.00am - 3.30pm for the treatment of Palm Grass, Broad-leaved Paspalum and Ground Asparagus.

Herbicide/Pesticide Products:

  • CLEARUP BIO 360® [Glyphosate 20ml/litre of water] +
  • Metsulfuron 600 WG® [ 1.5g/10 litres] +
  • Surfactant Pulse [1ml/Litre]
  • Spray Oil [1ml/Litre]
  • Bigfoot blue Dye [5ml/Litre]

Herbicide/Pesticide products will be applied in a solution of water using a low pressure back pack sprayer.

For further information please contact Hank Bower, Manager Environment/World Heritage, Lord Howe Island Board on 02 65632066 or