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Natural Resource protection from noxious weeds

Natural Resource protection from noxious weeds supported by a Special Assessment The Lewis County Noxious Weed Control Board and the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) are proposing a special assessment …

Posted: Oct. 2, 2018

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Lewis County Noxious Weed Control Board Meeting September 18, 2018

The Lewis County Noxious Weed Control Board will be holding a Board meeting Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 4:00PM, in the Basement of the Lewis County Courthouse. The agenda follows: …

Posted: Sept. 11, 2018

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Empty Pesticide Container Recycling Event

Empty Pesticide Container Recycling Event: October 1 & 2, 2018 A recycling event to accept empty pesticide containers will be held October 1 & 2, 2018 from 9AM to 12PM …

Posted: Sept. 7, 2018

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Invasive Plant Alert; False-brome

From a distance, alien grasses will appear similar to native grasses on the Washington landscape. To identify which is which, even the seasoned weed warrior needs to move in closely …

Posted: Aug. 3, 2018

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Beauty or Beast? Purple Loosestrife

If you see a tall, purple-flowering plant near the water with 4 to 6-sided stems and leaves that are lanceolate and opposite, you are looking at beauty that is actually …

Posted: Aug. 3, 2018

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Weed Board Meeting August 7, 2018

WEED BOARD MEETING The Lewis County Noxious Weed Control Board will be meeting on August 7, 2018. The public is welcome to attend the meeting. The meeting will be held …

Posted: July 24, 2018

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Italian Arum from a friend’s garden is not a gift to your landscape

The Italian Arum’s common names of ‘Italian Lily’ and ‘Italian Lords and Ladies’ may stoke the gardener’s imagination but the actual plant is far from enticing. Aside from having poisonous …

Posted: June 4, 2018

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SHINY GERANIUM; small…but not cute!

      The image of reddish stems dotted by small pink flowers makes the low-growing Shiny Geranium look attractive. It is however a weed that is considered noxious and …

Posted: May 16, 2018

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Notice of Noxious Weed Control Board Vacancy

The Lewis County Noxious Weed Control Board currently has an expiration of term of office on its five-member board. The vacancy occurs in: Weed District 1 which includes the communities …

Posted: May 14, 2018

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Notice & Information to Noxious Weed Control

Notice and Information to Noxious Weed Control In compliance with Chapter 17.10 RCW Noxious Weeds--Control Boards, and Chapter 16-750 WAC State Noxious Weed List, landowners are notified of their responsibility …

Posted: April 26, 2018

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