Frequently Asked Questions
Q Do I have to dispose of the weeds?
A Only if you want to. We will take the weeds out of
the water and dispose of them for you.
Q When is the best time get started?
A Any time from January1st to May 28th. Keep in mind a
permit may take 4-6 weeks from time of request.
Q Do we have to have the weeds removed each year?
A Just like your lawn the weeds will come back. If you
want your bond or lake to be weed free then the weeds need to be removed
Q Is there are risk to the fish?
A There is a slight risk for fish, but most
of the fish stay out in the deep water during the weed removal, which
reduces and in most cases eliminates the risk.
Q Are regulatory permits required?
A Yes, if over 2500 sq ft in submerged vegetation, and No if
under 2500sq ft. Click
here for more info in this.
Q Who would I contact in Brainerd for DNR regulations
A Ruth at 1-218-828-2735