Noxious Weed Control

The mission of Kootenai County Noxious Weed Control is to assist landowners in controlling the spread of terrestrial noxious weeds across Kootenai County in accordance with Idaho Code 22-2405. We accomplish this by:

  • Inspecting all unincorporated lands in the county
  • Educating landowners on which noxious weeds they have and the best methods to control them
  • Mapping infestations of noxious weeds and reporting data to Idaho State Department of Agriculture
  • Loaning out treatment equipment free of charge

The Kootenai County Noxious Weed Control Department assists the public and government agencies with identification and control methods for noxious weeds.


Our services include:

  • Site Inspection with Noxious Weed Identification (only if you live outside of city limits).
  • Noxious Weed Information and Control Recommendations
  • Biological Control Agent Request
  • Publications
  • No-cost Equipment Loan Out

Help Our Department

Help us help you, read our Public Notice  to find out which noxious weeds you can kill on sight.