Invasive Species


2019-08-15 Interested in treating Phragmites (invasive common reed) on your property? Groveland Township has partnered with the Oakland County Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area and contractor PLM Lake and Land Management Corp. to provide access to Phragmites treatment on private land. Phragmites is an invasive species that obstructs lake views, harms infrastructure and out-competes native species. Find out more here Get your no-obligation quote by completing provided forms. Forms are due Sept. 8 to the Oakland County CISMA (email and address provided). Any questions about this work--contact Groveland Township CISMA representative Alicia Digirolamo at 248-534-0236 or OC CISMA Coordinator Erica Clites at 248-660-0716.

2019-07-15 Press Release Japanese knotweed studies

There is a grant program to help fight Phragmites in inland lakes.

Press Release Cost Effective Natural Shoreline Management

2019-06-07 Press Release Apply today New inland lake invasive plant prevention program

Press Release Invasive species alert: European frog-bit detected in Novi, MI water bodies

Watch "Practical Phragmites Control Meeting - Clay Twp Presentation" on YouTube.

Here is the link:
This is presented by Bob Williams at 

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More information about invasive phragmites and invasive species.

Spading Method to Remove Invasive Phragmites. View

More information about invasive species:

There are several YouTube videos listed under the "Past Events" Topic.