• The root of leafy spurge can grow to depths of up to 25 feet! This allows it a huge competative advantage over native grasses and forbs. For more information about leafy spurge click HERE.

  • One salt cedar plant can drink up to 200 gallons of water per day, which can lower water tables, impact fisheries and reduce available water for irrigation. For more information about salt cedar click HERE.

  • Sulfur cinqefoil is quickly invading and establishing in much of Western Montana, look for it in meadows, roadsides, rangelands, forested areas and disturbed sites. For more information about sulfur cinquefoil click HERE.

  • Adopt-a-Trailhead Montana (AATM) is a new cooperative volunteer program to help protect Montana's trails from further spread of noxious weeds. Click here to learn more and get involved!

Montana Noxious Weed Education Campaign (MTNWEC)

“To educate the people of Montana about the economic and environmental impacts of noxious weeds
while encouraging the public to participate in ecologically based integrated weed management.”

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Shantell Frame-Martin
Montana Noxious Weed Education Campaign Coordinator
(406) 444-9491
Shantell.Frame@montana.edu

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