Weed Management

Purpose

The purpose of the Weed Management Program is to provide state-listed noxious weed control and public awareness services to the public and governmental agencies so that they can protect the County's economic and ecological resources from damage due to noxious weeds.

Responsibilities

This department:

  • Certified weed-free forage in the Gunnison Basin
  • Implements the Gunnison River Watershed Integrated Weed Management Plan in accordance with the Colorado Noxious Weed Act
  • Provides educational programs and information about noxious weed control
  • Reviews and inspects reclamation and subdivision plans

Annual Reports

Information & Advice

For information and advice about identifying and controlling noxious weeds in Gunnison County, please contact the Weed Management Program at (970) 641-4393 or visit the CSU Extension of Gunnison County Weed Management website.

Use of Herbicides