Chemical Treatment on Entire District

NOTICE OF CANAL TREATMENT WITH CASCADE & CHELATED COPPER SULFATE

The North Unit Irrigation District will be treating the main canal with the aquatic herbicide Cascade (salt of endothall) and Chelated Copper Sulfate Liquid, for the removal of algae beginning at 5 am on Monday, June 17, 2019 through Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Do not use Cascade treated water to irrigate the following: annual nursery or greenhouse crops including hydroponics and newly seeded or transplanted annual crops, newly seeded or transplanted ornamentals, and newly sodded or seeded turf.  This treatment is harmful to fish. The turnaround time in which you may safely use the irrigation water again once the treatment is completed is 24 hours.

 

If you have further questions please call the district office at 541-475-3625 or Operations Manager Gary Calhoun 541-480-4156.

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