Environment

JL Porte

James Porte aka JL, Invasive Species Coordinator is an Ojibway from the Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation on beautiful Lake Simcoe, Ontario. Much of his early life was spent outdoors appreciating the wild spaces and developing a deep love for Mother Earth. His schooling through Sir Sandford Fleming as an Environmental Technician helped him hone his skills and open career paths where he can turn his passion into a paycheck.

jl.porte@georginaisland.com
Phone: 705-437-1337 ext 2285

Invasive Species

Great Lakes Phragmites Collaborative

Invasive Species Management Activities – Final

Current Species of Concern

Species of Concern

Current locations of Invasive Species on Georgina Island

Map – GIFN Invasive Species Management Activities

Invasive Phragmites May 2018

 

Grow Me Instead: This guide identifies invasive garden plants and provides suitable native or non-native, non-invasive alternatives.

https://www.ontarioinvasiveplants.ca/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/GMI-Booklet_FINAL-FOR-WEB_May132016.pdf

 

Invasive Plant Species on Georgina Island Brochure

https://www.georginaisland.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Invasive-Species-Brochure.pdf

 

Invasive Species Aquatic Insects on and around Georgina Island Brochure

https://www.georginaisland.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/brochure-invasive-species-insects-aquatic.pdf

 

Clean Equipment Protocol for Industry: Inspecting and cleaning equipment for the purposes of invasive species prevention

https://www.georginaisland.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/Clean-Equipment-Protocol_Inspecting-for-purposes-of-invasive-species-prevention.pdf

 

Best Management Practices Series:

http://www.ontarioinvasiveplants.ca.php56-30.ord1-1.websitetestlink.com/resources/best-management-practices/

 

Fact Sheets:

http://www.ontarioinvasiveplants.ca.php56-30.ord1-1.websitetestlink.com/resources/fact-sheets/

 

Learn More

The Invasive Species Centre | Preventing the Spread

www.invasivespeciescentre.ca/home

Ontario’s Invasive Species Awareness Program

http://www.invadingspecies.com/

Ontario Invasive Plant Council

https://www.ontarioinvasiveplants.ca/

 

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