GBF 2021 - Phragmites Report

15 Port Severn to Severn Sound Port Severn to Severn Sound was a focus area to map in 2020, to understand the scope of the problem and create a best management plan. 42 new sites were mapped, bringing the total to 87 sites, and 15 were controlled. Majority of these are manageable by hand cutters, it will be crucial to stay on top of this area before the sites continue to grow. This area is the mouth of the Trent Severn Waterways and closely touching the 400 Highway, meaning between these two vectors Phragmites can spread on boats or cars and easily spread.