Terrestrial Invasive Species

TIS Subcommittee, 2016
TIS Subcommittee, 2016

From left to right (front row) Lesley Beckworth, Amanda Williams, Heidi Heyrend, Amy Collett, Kim Ragotzkie, Susan LaMont, Sherri Renck. Back row – Kevin Suzuki, Jason Pindell, Jason Brengle (Vice-chair), Bob Finley, Dan Reinhart, Jon Vladimirtsev, Joe Hicks, and Jake Jarrett (Chair).

GYA Weed Map and Database
GYA Weed Map and Database

Click to visit the database, hosted by Fremont County, WY Weed and Pest Dept

What can you do to stop invasives?
What can you do to stop invasives?

- REMOVE plants, animals & mud from boots, gear, pets & vehicle - CLEAN your gear before entering & leaving the recreation site - STAY on designated roads & trails - USE CERTIFIED or local firewood & hay http://www.playcleango.org/

TIS Subcommittee, 2016
TIS Subcommittee, 2016

From left to right (front row) Lesley Beckworth, Amanda Williams, Heidi Heyrend, Amy Collett, Kim Ragotzkie, Susan LaMont, Sherri Renck. Back row – Kevin Suzuki, Jason Pindell, Jason Brengle (Vice-chair), Bob Finley, Dan Reinhart, Jon Vladimirtsev, Joe Hicks, and Jake Jarrett (Chair).

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PURPOSE/MISSION:

The GYA Terrestrial Invasive Species Committee includes invasive species coordinators from each GYA unit, county weed and pest staff, BLM and other state, county and federal weed managers who work together on common inventories, establishment of cooperative weed management areas, development of best management practices, creation of education and information materials and integrated management to manage and prevent the spread of noxious weeds.

LEADERSHIP: 

Chair - Lesley Beckworth, Teton County Weed and Pest, lbeckworth@tcweed.org

Co-Chair - Jason Brengle, Shoshone National Forest, jasonmbrengle@fs.fed.us

PUBLICATIONS:

GYA Weed Map and Database

Best Management Practices for the Control of Spreading Noxious Weeds (1.35 MB pdf)

Why Should I Care about Noxious Weeds?  (1.3 MB pdf)

Weed Pocket Guide  (7.4 MB pdf)

GYCC Invasive Species Gravel Pit Program 2009 Report  (1.5 MB pdf)