: Roadside, Forest, and Aquatic Pest Management CIC
10/15/2014 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
: Roadside, Forest, Aquatic Pest Management: Categories 2, 5, 6, 10. Participants please be seatged by 8:55. Pre-register by Oct 8. ~ Categories 2 (Forest Pest) Definition - Includes certified applicators using pesticides in forests, forest nurseries, and forest seed production areas. Cat. 5 (Aquatic Pests)Definition - Includes certified applicators applying pesticides to standing or running water to control aquatic pests, excluding applicators engaged in public health related activities. Category 5 also includes certified applicators who apply restricted use pesticides for the control of tree roots and similar woody-type hindrances in sewer lines. 6 (Right-of-way)Definition - Includes certified applicators using pesticides in the maintenance of public roads, electric power lines, pipelines, railroad rights-of-way, industrial site weed control, fence lines, structural perimeters, or other similar areas to control unwanted vegetation. & 10 (Research and Demonstration) Definition - Includes individuals who demonstrate to the public the proper use and techniques of application, or who research the use of pesticides and in doing so use or supervise the use of pesticides. Individuals certified in Category 10 also are required to be certified in another category that is specific to the particular type of pesticide being employed for the particular project.