Wade L. Pharis


Wade L. Pharis

Vice President,
Certified Aquatic Pesticide Applicator

T (863) 533-8882
F (863) 534-3322


Summary of Experience

Mr. Pharis has been in the employ of Applied Aquatic Management, Inc., since April of 1983. He directs operations in the absence of Paul and/or PJ Myers and is a vital link to daily operations. Mr. Pharis routinely conducts aquatic plant surveys, recommends the appropriate herbicide and rates for control and maintenance of the waters surveyed. He provides supervision and direction on all projects to which he is assigned. Mr. Pharis has worked on numerous aquatic vegetation management projects in the State of Florida, Alabama and Georgia. Specifically he has worked on governmental projects for SFWMD, SJRWMD, FDEP, USACE and Valencia Water Control District. He provides aquatic plant management services to a large number of industrial and commercial clients. Mr. Pharis has worked on mitigation maintenance projects for numerous industrial clients, Florida Department of Transportation, Turnpike District, Valencia Water Control District and routinely services a large number of commercial accounts involving maintenance and eradication of exotics.


  • Florida Aquatic Plant Management Society
  • Applicator of the Year Award 1986-87


Florida Pesticide Applicators License:
Aquatic, Right of Way and Natural Areas Categories #CM6118


Graduate of Bartow High School 1975