2009 "Volunteers Working With Invasives"
Grants Report Form
PROJECT BACKGROUND INFORMATION
Control invasives on Great Lakes Refuge islands
Green Bay NWR
Name and Phone Number
Sadie O'Dell 920/387-2658
(Up to 250 words)
Reduced population of invasive plants on Plum Island.
List of Invasives Species Targeted:
Project Completion Date
or Estimated Completion Date:
(Check all that apply)
Describe the type of work the volunteers performed. (Up to 150 words)
Volunteers completed the difficult task of getting to Plum Island. They walked the perimeter of the wetland and located invasive plants. They then bundled and tied the plants so they could be sprayed with chemicals.
Total Number of Volunteers:
Total Number of Volunteer Hours:
List both new and existing partnerships utilized in this project. (Up to 150 words).
Friends of Plum and Pilot Island worked on this habitat restoration project.
Give an overview of the results of the project. Include quantifiable measure of success, such as maps produced, efficacy of control measures, number of sites where invasions were detected early and responded to, number of community contacts, etc. (Up to 250 words).
About 2 acres of invasive plants were bundled, tied and chemically sprayed. Locations of these invasives were mapped using a GPS unit. The site will be re-visited in 2010 to monitor results.
Number of Acres Treated:
Number of Acres Inventoried and/or Mapped:
Number of Acres Restored:
Account for funds in broad categories such as equipment, volunteer stipends, travel, coordinator salary/contract, etc.
Total Grant Amount:
Breakdown of Expenditures:
Total $ Spent
% of Total Grant
Equipment / Supplies
Volunteer Coordinator Salary/Contract
How useful was this program for meeting refuge invasive species objectives and how can it be improved?
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