Controlling Aquatic Pests | Indiana Approval #000RDL

Instructor: Megan Ward

This course discusses managing pests in aquatic environments. It contains extensive plant identification, discussing common weed types and species. Other pests, such as insects or birds, are also covered. In addition, this course explains a variety of control methods, outlining how to use pesticides safely and the necessary first aid for any exposure. Finally, calibration of equipment is explained and example scenarios are explored.

After completing this course participants will be able to:

  • Explain the laws and regulations surrounding aquatic pesticide use.
  • Calculate area, rate, and amount of pesticides for aquatic use.
  • Discuss the risks involved with pesticide use and methods for both reducing risk and managing any exposures that should occur.