Public Notice: Pesticide Use

Credit Valley Conservation will be applying BOBBEX Deer and Rabbit Repellent Concentrate in 11 distinct restoration areas to prevent feeding damage to outdoor plants until the trees are beyond deer browse height (i.e. greater than two metres). Mapping of treatment sites are available by clicking the link embedded in each restoration area listed below.

Applications will occur at these restoration areas once a month, from May 2024 to December 2024.

The following pesticide is registered under the Pest Control Products Act (Canada): BOBBEX Deer and Rabbit Repellent Concentrate (Reg. #29804), containing the active ingredients: wintergreen oil, castor oil, fish meal mixture, fish oil mixture, garlic oil, meat meal mixture, capsaicin, related capsaicinoids, and dried eggs.

Restoration Areas:

1. Andrew McCandless Park: 450 Elbern Markell Drive, Brampton

2. Credit Valley Conservation Head Office: 1255 Old Derry Road, Mississauga

3. Erindale Park: 695 Dundas Street, Mississauga

4. Island Lake Conservation Area: 673067 Hurontario St. South, Orangeville

5. Jack Darling Memorial Park: 1180 Lakeshore Roadd West, Mississauga

6. Jim Tovey Lakeview Conservation Area: 1300 Lakeshore Road East, Mississauga

7. Rattray Marsh Conservation Area: 1180 Lakeshore Road West, Mississauga

8. Ray Lawson Valley: 500 Ray Lawson Boulevard, Brampton

9. Silver Creek Conservation Area: Fallbrook Trail and Side Road 27, Halton Hills

10. Terra Cotta Conservation Area: 14452 Winston Churchill Blvd, Halton Hills

11. Timothy Street Park: 50 Main Street, Mississauga

12. Caledon Creek Conservation Area: Located on St. Andrews Rd, Caledon

13. Ken Whillans Resource Management Area: 16026 Hurontario St., Caledon

14. Hungry Hollow, Located on Mountainview Rd, Georgetown


For more information on this program, please call the Credit Valley Conservation Office (toll-free): 1-800-668-5557

You may also contact the representative of person using the pesticide at the distinct restoration area:

For Rattray Marsh Conservation Area, Silver Creek Conservation Area, Island Lake Conservation Area, Caledon Creek Conservation Area, Ken Whillans Resource Management Area, and Jim Tovey Lakeview Conservation Area, please contact:

Email Project Staff

For Ray Lawson Valley, Timothy Street Park, Hungry Hollow, Erindale Park, Credit Valley Conservation Head Office, and Andrew McCandless Park, please contact:

Email Project Staff

For Jack Darling Memorial Park, Terra Cotta Conservation Area, please contact:

Email Project Staff

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