Noxious weed definition

Noxious weed means any plant or plant product that can directly or indirectly injure or cause damage to crops (including nursery stock or plant products), livestock, poultry, or other interests of agriculture, irrigation, navigation, the natural resources of the United States, the public health, or the environment. Noxious weeds will generally possess one or more of the characteristics of being aggressive and difficult to manage, parasitic, a carrier or host of deleterious insects or disease, and being non-native, new to, or not common to the United States or parts thereof.
Noxious weed means Canada thistle, leafy spurge, field bindweed, any weed designated as a noxious weed by the depart- ment of natural resources by rule, and any other weed the govern- ing body of any municipality or the county board of any county by ordinance or resolution declares to be noxious within its respective boundaries.
Noxious weed means a plant that when established is highly destructive, competitive, or difficult to control by cultural or chemical practices.

Examples of Noxious weed in a sentence

  • Noxious weed management may include grass seeding, equipment washing and herbicide spraying.

  • Noxious weed seed could be carried to and from the project area by construction equipment and transport vehicles.

  • Noxious weed control and site security will be performed at the Harvey, Jamestown, LaMoure, Oakes, and Devils Lake sites.

  • SectionDescription – Article 3: Noxious Weeds Noxious weed management plan.Modifies the definition of “noxious weed management plan” by specifying that the plan applies to the location, rather than an area or site, where a noxious weed infestation is found.

  • Noxious weed management site.Renames “weed management area” as a “noxious weed management site” for purposes of designated weed management areas created to control or eradicate noxious weeds.


More Definitions of Noxious weed

Noxious weed means any species of plant that the secretary shall
Noxious weed means a weed defined in 7-22-2101.
Noxious weed means a plant listed on the Thurston County noxious weed list adopted pursuant to RCW 17.10.090.
Noxious weed means any weed declared as such under section 3;
Noxious weed means any weed designated by regulation to be a noxious weed pursuant to the British Columbia Weed Control Act;
Noxious weed means any plant which is highly destructive, competitive, or difficult to control by cultural or chemical practices, limited to those plants on the state noxious week list contained in Chapter 16-750 WAC and those regulated by Skagit County.
Noxious weed means a living stage, including, but not limited to, seeds and reproductive parts, of a parasitic or other plant of a kind that presents a threat to Washington agriculture or environment.