Lake Tahoe EIP

Lakeside Beach Aquatic Invasive Plant Control

Project Number
01.03.01.0011
Action Priority
Prevent, Control, or Eradicate Aquatic Invasive Species
Implementers
Tahoe Resource Conservation District
Primary Contact
Mollie Hurt (mhurt@tahoercd.org)
Stage
Implementation
Duration
2015 - 2022
Aquatic Invasive Species Program Prevent, Control, or Eradicate Aquatic Invasive Species
The Eurasian watermilfoil and curly-leaf pondweed infestation at Lakeside Beach (swim area) is approximately 1 acre. These species have been removed using benthic barriers, diver-assisted suction removal, and hand-pulling.

Key Accomplishments

  • Acres of Invasive Species Inventoried: 8 acres
  • Acres Treated for Invasive Species: 5.25 acres

Threshold Categories

  • Fisheries
  • Water Quality
Removing barriers from Lakeside Beach, November 2015
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Credit: Tahoe Resource Conservation District Removing barriers from Lakeside Beach, November 2015

Location