This online class is perfect for anyone who wants to be better informed about AIS management strategies. If you would like to be a more informed consumer about what’s happening on your nearby lake, have a better understanding of what lake management professionals are doing, or are considering new AIS control efforts, this class is for you!
You will gain:
- An introduction to AIS control and aquatic plant management
- A better understanding of pesticides, how they work, and the regulations around their use
- Insight on non-chemical treatment options
- A better ability to evaluate and understand management effectiveness and take a longer-term view of management
This is an online-only course that was developed in partnership with University of Minnesota Extension. It is open to anyone, including residents of other states, though certain portions of the course, such as permitting regulations, will include information specific to Minnesota. This course is currently in its pilot phase and will open publicly in winter-spring 2020. Sign up here to be notified when it opens widely.