Aquatic weed spraying notice – Rotorua Lakes

Fish & Game has been advised by environmental planners Boffa Miskell that aquatic weed spaying on behalf of Environment Bay of Plenty will begin on Monday April 30th 2018.

The following sites are scheduled to be sprayed from a boat with diquat in gel form.

Warning signage will be in place at local access points and recommendations are no fishing, swimming or drinking water for 24 hours post treatment.

Updated spraying schedule can be found by clicking here.  For further information contact Boffa Miskall on 0800 638 943

  1. Lake Okataina,  Tauranganui Bay/Public Boat Ramp.
  2. Lake Okataina,  Log Pool Bay.
  3. Lake Rotoehu   Otautu Bay.
  4. Lake Rotoehu,  Kennedy Bay.
  5. Lake Rotoiti,     Gisborne Point. COMPLETED
  6. Lake Rotoiti,     Okawa Bay. COMPLETED
  7. Lake Rotoiti,     Okere Inlet. COMPLETED
  8. Lake Rotoiti,     Whangamoa Drive. COMPLETED
  9. Lake Rotoiti,     Wairau Bay. COMPLETED
  10. Lake Rotoma,   Whangaroa Inlet / Boat Ramp.
  11. Lake Rotorua,   Kawaha Point.
  12. Lake Tarawera,  Boat Shed Bay. 2 MAY
  13. Lake Tarawera,  Otumutu Lagoon/Humphries Bay. 2 MAY
  14. Lake Okareka,   Acacia Bay.
  15. Lake Okareka,   Boyes Beach.
  16. Lake Okareka,   DOC Camp Beach.