Invasive species come in all shapes and sizes and can be transported in countless ways disrupting the native ecosystems and in many cases overrunning the ability for native species to thrive. In efforts to protect and preserve healthy ecosystems across the Rocky Mountain region, state agencies are teaming together and utilizing a national database. Data … Continue reading Aquatic Invasive Species Update
You have surely seen those folks clad in orange vests, carrying heavy backpacks in the sweltering summer heat, scaling the steep terrain along the roads and highways in Teton County. After passing the TCWP pickup truck with the large water tank in the back, you probably realized you were seeing the TCWP seasonal spray crew … Continue reading What a Crew!
Do you own property in Teton County? Please complete our landowner permission form so we can continue to provide mosquito service(s) on your property. Complete Now! Stay informed! Would you like to know when we will be in your area this summer spraying for adult mosquitoes by truck? Sign up for our NEW text alert system! … Continue reading Got Mosquitoes?
Did you know the mud stuck in the tread of your shoes or vehicle tires can be full of plant seeds? Some of those seeds may belong to invasive plants. Therefore, it is important to clean mud and plant parts off your clothes, shoes, tires, etc. not just in the spring but every time you … Continue reading PlayCleanGo While You Work – Come Clean, Leave Clean
Ever wonder what projects we are working on here in Teton County? What about what’s happening across Wyoming? Take this virtual tour and learn more how the Weed and Pest Districts are working for you! Take The Tour We are proud to be a part of the Wyoming Weed and Pest Council (WWPC). The WWPC is … Continue reading Protecting Wyoming! Take A Virtual Tour
Learning how to use EDDMapS West can be a rewarding volunteer opportunity for Teton County’s outdoor enthusiasts to help the Weed & Pest District locate high priority invasive plants. This program is designed to increase Early Detection/Rapid Response (EDRR) weed management efforts by helping local volunteers to identify and survey for twelve high-priority noxious weed species. These … Continue reading TCWP Volunteer Opportunity: EDDMapS West
We’d love to see pictures of the way you PLAY in this beautiful area. Let’s connect and share our love of #JacksonHole and how we #PlayCleanGo to protect it for future generations! You can also join for some fun events happening around the area! Check out our Events Calendar!
So what is the big deal about certified weed free forage? Prevention is the most economical and proactive method of controlling invasive species by never letting them into this area in the first place. “Feed Weed Free” and “Play, Clean, Go” are the two best ways you can prevent the spread of invasive species. In … Continue reading Feed Weed Free
The Teton County Weed and Pest District board voted for an emergency declaration of Austrian fieldcress during their board meeting on Tuesday, June 30. The emergency declaration will allow treatment of the invader during this growing season. The emergency declaration was approved by the Director of the Wyoming Department of Agriculture on July 1. While … Continue reading Emergency Declaration of New Invader to Teton County
Teton County Weed & Pest District’s mosquito program is living up to its mission by providing superior noxious weed and pest control in Teton County, through environmentally sound integrated management practices and education. The District recently was recognized for its membership in the Gold Tier of the EPA’s Pesticide Environmental Stewardship Program (PESP) since 2007. … Continue reading TCWP’s mosquito program carries gold membership in pesticide environmental stewardship!