WePIC

2 South Sixth Street - Suite 15
906-875-3765

WePIC

WePIC stands for Western Peninsula Invasives Coalition. WePIC works with the local government and private landowners and our goal is to control the invasive species we already have and to prevent further spread. WePIC covers all of Iron County, Gogebic County, Ontonagon County and the Ottawa National Forest. For more information on invasive species and information on invasive species control and removal, contact:

Jennifer Ricker in Iron County at # 906-875-3765 or

Jim Finley in Gogebic County at # 906-663-4512

Recent News

Forestry

If you are a landowner with questions about State and Federal Forest Programs, Forest Management Plans, wildlife management, timber harvesting, invasive species management or if you just have questions about forest health, call the Iron Conservation…

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Invasives Removal

If you are a qualified lake property owner or waterway owner and have Purple Loosestrife, Japanese Knotweed, Phragmites or Japanese Barberry on or around your property, call the Iron Conservation District at 906-875-3765 for free removal. This…

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Invasive Species Removal

If you are a qualified landowner and have Japanese Knotweed, Buckthorn, Garlic Mustard or Japanese Barberry on your property, call the Iron Conservation District at 906-875-3765 for free removal of these invasives. Funding for this project is…

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