Programs for residents of the Thompson-Nicola Regional District.
The TNRD will rebate 50% to a maximum of $250, of the cost of herbicide purchased by landowners who treat noxious weeds with their own spray equipment or utilize the Sprayer Loan-out Program. This rebate may be applied for on a yearly basis for work done the same calendar year.
The TNRD will rebate landowners 100% of the cost of the herbicide treatment of a new invader species on their private land.
The TNRD in partnership with Purity Feed Co. Ltd. are offering the invasive plant sprayer loan-out program to land owners. There is also a seeding unit available that is designed for re-establishing grass in disturbed areas.
This program applies to the Elephant Hill Fire area and is funded for 2019 - 2021.
There is funding for seeding and invasive plant treatment on private land within the affected area, as well as on roadways within and adjacent to the fire