What Does The Cowlitz County Weed Control Program Do?
The Weed Program assists landowners and landmanagers with resources, information, and management tools to successfully control noxious weeds and to prevent seed dispersal to neighboring properties and throughout the county. The following services are available to the public:
Booths at Fairs and County Events
Noxious Weed Presentations
Enforcement of the Weed Laws
Respond to weed complaints
Identify noxious weeds on private, state and federal lands
Provide landowners with control methods and recommendations
Conduct visits to properties to identify noxious weeds when requested by landowners
Assistance with Weed Control
Exempt Landowner Assistance
Disposal of Noxious Weeds
Noxious Weed Control Grants
Knotweed Grant Program
Milk thistle Grant Program
Forest Service/Mt St Helen's Monument Grant Program
Noxious Weed Surveys
Identify noxious weed infestations
Collect GPS locations and map noxious weeds
Partner with local groups working on habitat restoration, fisheries, native plant and wildlife habitat projects and improving recreation.
Join non-profit groups involved in improving local environments.