Weeds and pests
Weeds pose a serious threat to farm productivity, native species, human health and may lead to land degradation and reduced land values.
A number of pests and weeds create problems in the Port Stephens area. You can find out more by downloading this presentation on weeds in Port Stephens:
- Weed Presentation Parks Forum 2015 (PDF 15.1 MB)
Read more about what Council is doing to address this and how the community can be involved.
Click on the links below to find out more about:
For Incident management please refer to the following plans:
- Pesticide Notification Plan (PDF 191KB)
- Pollution Incident Response Management Plan - Pesticides (PDF 293KB)
Find out more about environmental works:
- Aquatic Weed Treatment including River Treatment dates 2016-17
- Water Monitoring Data - Aquatic Herbicide Treatment
Phone: (02) 4980 0255