Resources from Coastal Georgia CISMA

Coastal Georgia’s Invasive Plant Control Program (IPCP) Cost Share for private landowners.

  • Eligibility: Non-industrial landowners, which means any private individual, group, association, corporation, Indian tribe or other native group, other private legal entity.
  • Invasive Species covered: Includes treatments to control any one or a combination of the following target species.
    • Common Reed. (Phragmites australis)
    • Salt Cedar (Tamarisk) (Tamarix cannariensis)
    • Chinese Tallowtree (Triadica sebifera)
    • Water Hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes)
    • Sand Pine (Pinus clausa)
  • Pay Rate: A per acre pay rate based on 50% of the average cost of the practice. To qualify funds used must not be from a federal source.
  • Contract Length: All work must be completed and final invoice for reimbursement submitted by Dec. 1st 2018.
  • Application Process: This program is administered by the CoGA CISMA with National Fish & Wildlife Foundation funds. To apply submit application materials to Eamonn Leonard at
  • IPCP Manual 2017 (complete info on program)
  • IPCP – Contract -2017 (application form)
  • W-9 Form (for direct deposit)
  • Vendor Management Form (sets up applicant as vendor in state system, needed in order for applicant to receive reimbursement)
  • Lawful Presence Affidavit
  • Appendix A – Federal Requirements, Grants <=$25K
  • Pesticide Application Record Sheet – suggested template 



Other Resources

Coastal Invasive Species Priority List

Partner Cost Share Programs