Accession Number : ADP001774

Title :   The Role of Boating and Waterways in Aquatic Plant Management in the Delta,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA DEPT OF BOATING AND WATERWAYS SACRAMENTO

Personal Author(s) : Mercado,Marty

Report Date : JUN 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : This report will present a little background on the Delta and the nature of California's waterhyacinth problem. It will explain how the state's recreational boating agency (Cal Boating) got involved in battling the hyacinth and how the management program involved with regards to the many concerns that Californians had on the use of herbicides in the Delta.

Descriptors :   *Aquatic plants, *Weed control, *Marine transportation, *Waterways, Symposia, Deltas, Aquatic weeds, Water hyacinth, Recreation, Boats, Management, Herbicides, Public opinion, Biological weed control, Chemicals

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE