Invasive Plant Control Program

Invasive Plant Control Program: Invasive weeds a growing concern

The Invasive Plant Control Program is designed to help producers, rural municipalities First Nations, and stakeholders to deal with weeds listed as
Prohibited Weeds under the Weed Control Act as well as certain noxious weeds such as:

yellow toadflax, leafy spurge,
common tansy, Russian knapweed,
field bindweed, black henbane,
common burdock, wild parsnip,
hoary cress, bladder campion,
ox-eye daisy and absinthe.

Wanted Poster

This program provides rebates for 100% chemical costs for public land and 50% for private land. Criteria for funding include having a weed inspector and
having an approved comprehensive weed management plan. For more information on this program and the required conditions to access funding please
visit:  http://sarm.ca/programs/administered-programs/invasive-plant/. 

The AEGP is willing to assist RMs within our boundaries in the creation of a weed management plan and raising rate payer awareness of invasive weeds.

The Cities of Regina and Moose Jaw get all of their drinking water supply from Buffalo Pound Lake which is supplied from Lake Diefenbaker through the Qu'Appelle River.