Gallatin County, Montana
Gallatin County Weed District
Contact TypeContact Information
Contact:
, weeddistrict@gallatin.mt.gov
John Ansley, Weed Department Coordinator
Michael Jones, Assistant Coordinator/Foreman
Address:
903 North Black 
Bozeman ,MT 59715 
Phone:
406.582.3265
Fax:
406.582.3289
Hours:
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Closed all legal holidays
 
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Mission Statement
Implement an effective noxious weed management program for the protection of the open space, natural and agricultural resources of Gallatin County.
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The Weed District is directly responsible for noxious weed management on County properties including: 1,700 miles of County right-of-way, 8 gravel pits, 14 county parks, Fairgrounds, Road Department property, Three Forks Airport, Law and Justice/ Detention Center grounds, the Logan Landfill and the Bozeman Convenience Site.
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Assist county residents by providing information, material and technical assistance for effective noxious weed management. The District provides residents assistance through:
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Property inspections and development of weed management plans
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Developing weed management areas and pursuing Noxious Weed Trust Fund Grants for those areas
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Open cut mining (i.e. gravel pits) noxious weed inspection/certification program.
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Educational program to raise awareness of noxious weeds through:
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Schools
b.
Home Owners Associations
c.
Business/Realtor/Civic groups
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Coordinate noxious weed management programs with State and Federal agencies.
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Mapping/surveying noxious weeds throughout the county.
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Continuing education of staff through professional associations.