The Invasive Alien Plant Program Reference GuideThe Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Invasive Plant Program Reference Guide is a resource manual for all agencies and partners involved in invasive plant management in British Columbia. The Guide is divided into four parts:
The Reference Guide parts 1, 2 and 3 have been rewritten to correspond with the IAPP application Version 1.6 and are now available for viewing and download below.
Reference Guide Part IThis part of the Guide covers the business of invasive plant management, including prevention, planning, inventory, monitoring, and different treatments. The entire version of the Reference Guide Part I can be downloaded here.
All 10 modules of the Guide Part I may be viewed or downloaded individually as well. They are:
Reference Guide Part IIThis part of the Guide provides explicit and detailed instructions on how to access and use the IAPP Application Data Entry module, with a wealth of illustrations and examples. Download and/or view the entire Reference Guide Part II here.
The 12 modules of the Guide Part II may be viewed or downloaded in a few separate sets as well:
Reference Guide Part IIIThis part of the Guide explains how to ensure maximum benefit and optimal information gathering through the use of the IAPP Map Display module, including the use of Report-A-Weed. Download and/or view the entire Reference Guide Part III here.
Reference Guide Part IVThis part of the Guide gathers together all the forms and reference materials you may need in order to conduct your invasive plant management activities in an informed and effective manner. Download and/or view the entire Reference Guide Part IV here.
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