Upper Snake River Cooperative Weed Management Area

The Upper Snake River Cooperative Weed Management Area (USRCWMA) comprises Bonneville, Teton, Madison, Jefferson and Bingham Counties in partnership with state and federal agencies which manage lands within those counties. The USRCWMA coordinates area-wide activities to detect, prevent, contain, control, and eradicate noxious weeds on public and private lands. Noxious weeds of major concern include: Leafy Spurge, Spotted Knapweed, Diffuse knapweed, Russian knapweed, Canada thistle, Musk thistle, Plumeless thistle, Hoary Cress, Dalmation and Yellow Toadflax, Purple Loosestrife, Dyer’s Woad, Rush skeletonweed, Houndstounge and Tamarisk. The rapid spread of these noxious weeds is a serious threat to the ecology and economy of eastern Idaho.

Weed Superintendents   

  • Bonneville County
    • Jeffrey Pettingill, Executive Board Alternate   
    • jpettingill@co.bonneville.id.us
    • 605 N. Capital Ave.   
    • Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402
    • Office Phone: 208-529-1397       
    • Fax: 208-529-1398       
    • Cell: 208-589-9920
  • Teton County
    • Ben Eborn       
    • beborn@uidaho.edu
    • 235 S. 5th E.       
    • Driggs, Idaho 83422
    • Office Phone: 208-354-2961
  • Madison County     
    • Brent McFaddin, Weed Superintendent
    • Tony Pozenel, Spray Coordinator   
    • tpozenel@co.madison.id.us
    • 610 Airport Rd.       
    • Rexburg, Idaho 83440
    • Office Phone: 208-356-3139     
    • Fax: 208-356-3193     
    • Cell: 208-360-8768
  • Bingham County
    • Paul Muirbrook   
    • pmuirbrook@co.bingham.id.us
    • 83 Frontage Road       
    • Blackfoot, Idaho 83221
    • Office Phone: 208-782-3876     
    • Fax: 208-782-3876     
    • Cell: 208-317-4370

County Contact Information

  • Jefferson County Extension Office
  • Bonneville County Extension Office
  • Teton County Extension Office
  • Madison County Extension Office
    • Address: Courthouse, P.O. Box 580
    • 134 E. Main St.
    • Rexburg, ID 83440-0580
    • Phone: (208) 356-3191
    • Fax: (208) 359-3286
    • Email: madison@uidaho.edu
    • Web Address: http://extension.uidaho.edu/madison/      
  • Bingham County Extension Office
  • Fort Hall Reservation Extension Office


Contact Upper Snake River Cooperative Weed Management Area


Contact Upper Snake River Cooperative Weed Management Area

Mitch Whitmill
Jefferson County Weed Superintendent
PO Box 268
Roberts, Idaho  83444
Phone: 208-745-9221
Cell Phone: 208-390-3125
Fax: 208-228-6055

 

Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Bingham County, Idaho
  • Bonneville County, Idaho
  • Jefferson County, Idaho
  • Madison County, Idaho
  • Teton County, Idaho


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The Upper Snake River Cooperative Weed Management Area (USRCWMA) comprises Bonneville, Teton, Madison, Jefferson and Bingham Counties in partnership with state and federal agencies which manage lands within those counties. The USRCWMA coordinates area-wide activities to detect, prevent, contain, control, and eradicate noxious weeds on public and private lands. Noxious weeds of major concern include: Leafy Spurge, Spotted Knapweed, Diffuse knapweed, Russian knapweed, Canada thistle, Musk thistle, Plumeless thistle, Hoary Cress, Dalmation and Yellow Toadflax, Purple Loosestrife, Dyer’s Woad, Rush skeletonweed, Houndstounge and Tamarisk. The rapid spread of these noxious weeds is a serious threat to the ecology and economy of eastern Idaho.