Roadside spraying

​​​​​​​​Delta Utility services Ltd, on behalf of the Clutha District Council and Southroads, apply herbicides to pest plants (noxious weeds) and road shoulders. 

This work is for the Road Maintenance Contract 756 and includes roadsides in both urban and rural areas. 

Tordon Brushkiller and red dye is applied to pest plants.  Glyphosate​ and oil are applied to road shoulders. 

Anticipated spray areas taking place, weather permitting:

Total Vegetation Control Spraying

  • Townships - Milton and Balclutha (weather conditions dictating location and timing).
  • ​Sealed Roads: Bruce, Lawrence/Tuapeka and Kaitangata/Matua
  • Unsealed Roads: Bruce, Lawrence/Tuapeka and Kaitangata/Matua

Pest Plants

  • Sealed Roads: West Otago.
  • Unsealed Roads: West Otago.
Page reviewed: 23 Sep 2020 10:02am