Aquatic Plant Herbicide Treatment


The Fox Lake Inland Lake Protection and Rehabilitation District has contracted with Marine Biochemists of Wisconsin, Mequon, Wisconsin to apply the herbicides to treat Eurasian Water milfoil on behalf of, and at the expense of, those riparian owners who have registered and remitted payment to the District This company has met all of the qualifications set forth by the District Board of Commissioners as being certified and licensed by the State of Wisconsin, insured, and experienced. The purpose of the treatment is lake access. The treatment is expected to take place in May or June of 2018The actual day of treatment will be determined by the water temperature, weather conditions, scheduling of the contractor, and availability of DNR supervisor.

The cost of treatment is $170.00. The deadline for payment is Noon on March 14, 2018. Payment must be received by that time for your name to be included on the DNR permit application. If your name is not on the application and permit, you cannot receive treatment in this program. Make your check payable to Fox Lake Inland Lake District or FLILPARD and send to FLILPARD, W10543 CTY F, Fox Lake, WI 53933 Please write a separate check. Do not add to your sewer use payment.

Responsibilities of riparian owner:

            1]         Return payment with signed agreement                   

            2]         Pick up and display signs (dates and times in April Newsletter)

           3]         Further information will be included in the April Newsletter   


DNR will supervise the treatment and instruct the applicator as to which properties are to receive treatment. If the DNR supervisor surveys your area and does not think you have a problem with Eurasian water milfoil or invasive native plants, treatment will be denied. If you are denied, you will receive a refund from the District for the amount charged for the treatment. You will forfeit the administrative costs (DNR permit, map prep, required notice in newspaper, postage, and supplies) not charged - time spent by Lake Coordinator to administer the program including after hours and weekends


……………………………CUT HERE AND RETURN WITH PAYMENT……………………………….


Signature on this agreement authorizes the District to apply for DNR permits, hire a contractor, accept your payment to treat nuisance aquatic plants, and have access to your shore land




Name (Printed):  ________________________________________________________________________


Lake Address: __________________________________________________________________________


Home Mailing Address: __________________________________________________________________


Phone number: ________________________________Email:____________________________________


Neighbor #1 Street Address _______________________________________________________________


Neighbor #2 Street Address _______________________________________________________________


If you have any questions, please call the District office at 920-928-2772 weekdays between 8am and 1pm.