Invasive Species

Noxious Weeds and Weed Control

If you notice any noxious weeds in North Kawartha please contact the County of Peterborough Weed Control. You may call 705-742-4862, After Hours: 705-742-6823.
Hazardous Plants Information Guide produced by the County of Peterborough.

The use of pesticides is regulated by the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs. If you have questions related to pesticide use please contact them at 1-800-565-4923.

Invasive Species

View the resources below to gain more information about invasive species in Ontario including awareness and how to report.

Gypsy Moth Caterpillers
https://www.ontarioparks.com/parksblog/gypsy-moth-caterpillars/

https://www.ontario.ca/page/gypsy-moth

caterpillar on tree

Starry Stonewort