Control of aquatic weeds in watercourses

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Control of aquatic weeds in watercourses

Council’s drain spraying programme to control weeds in open drains will begin on Monday 11 October 2021. Spraying will take place in Council-maintained drains and watercourses on the Lower Wairau plain, east of Jacksons Road and Grahams Road.

If you use water from drains or watercourses in the area for irrigation, stock or harvesting watercress, please check in with Council’s contractor, Downer, Ph: 03 577 5807

The spray operation is in accordance with the Marlborough Environment Plan Vol 2 (section 2.12.11).

For any enquiries, please contact Steve Bezar on Ph: 03 520 7400.