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Harmful Invasive Weed Control Act of 2002

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources

Harmful Invasive Weed Control Act of 2002

report (to accompany H.R. 1462) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office)

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Noxious weeds -- Control -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Invasive plants -- Control -- Law and legislation -- United States

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    SeriesRept. / 107th Congress, 2d session, House of Representatives -- 107-451
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14526809M
    OCLC/WorldCa50080808

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Harmful Invasive Weed Control Act of 2002 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Harmful Invasive Weed Control Act of report (to accompany H.R. ) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office). [United States. Congress.

House. Committee on Resources.]. How to identify, control and dispose of invasive non-native plants that can harm the environment. Published 23 September Last updated 20 May — see all updates.

In: R. Van Driesche et al. (Eds.), Biological control of invasive plants in the eastern United States (FHTET). Morgantown, West Virginia: U.S.

Forest Service Forest Health Technology Enterprise Team. Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Hydrilla verticillata. [Accessed ]. Masterson, J. Hydrilla verticillata. (7) Weed management entity means an entity recognized by the director as being established by and consisting of local stakeholders, including tribal governments, for the purpose of controlling or eradicating harmful, invasive weeds and increasing public knowledge and education concerning the need to control or eradicate harmful, invasive weeds.

A noxious weed, harmful weed or injurious weed is a weed that has been designated by an agricultural or other governing authority as a plant that is injurious to agricultural or horticultural crops, natural habitats or ecosystems, or humans or noxious weeds have been introduced into an ecosystem by ignorance, mismanagement, or accident.

Some noxious weeds are na. An invasive species is a species that is not native to a specific location (an introduced species), and that has a tendency to spread to a degree believed to cause damage to the environment, human economy or human health.

The term as most often used applies to introduced species that adversely affect the habitats and bioregions they invade economically, environmentally, or ecologically. Shown Here: Public Law No: (10/30/) Noxious Weed Control and Eradication Act of - Amends the Plant Protection Act to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a grant program to provide financial and technical assistance to weed management entities to.

Control of noxious weeds by inspector. 7 (1) If (a) a notice is served under section 6 and, in the opinion of an inspector, noxious weeds are not controlled (i) within the time, which must not be less than 5 days, specified in the notice, or (ii) in the manner specified in the notice, or (b) an inspector is of the opinion that, in order to prevent the injurious distribution and effect of.

SECTION 1. NOXIOUS WEED CONTROL AND ERADICATION. The Plant Protection Act (7 U.S.C. et seq.) is amended by adding at the end the following new subtitle: ‘Subtitle E--Noxious Weed Control and Eradication ‘SEC.

SHORT TITLE. ‘This subtitle may be cited as the ‘Noxious Weed Control and Eradication Act of ’. ‘SEC. Screenings. 4 (1) No person shall transport, keep for sale, offer to buy or sell, or buy or sell any screenings containing seeds of a noxious weed unless (a) the screenings are graded as No.

1 or No. 2 feed screenings under section 17 of the Off Grades of Grain and Grades of Screenings Order established by SOR under the Canada Grain Act.

Invasive Weeds of North America is a pocket-sized reference guide to identifying invasive and noxious flowers, shrubs, vines and trees and lets you know what you can do to help prevent them from spreading.

This guide is an excellent source of Harmful Invasive Weed Control Act of 2002 book information and ideal for /5(10). The plant, animal or biological control agent must be assessed for its potential impacts, including on Australia's environment and agricultural sectors, under: Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act (EPBC Act) administered by the Australian Government Department of the Environment; Biosecurity Act A weed is a plant considered undesirable in a particular situation, "a plant in the wrong place".

Examples commonly are plants unwanted in human-controlled settings, such as farm fields, gardens, lawns, and parks. Taxonomically, the term "weed" has no botanical significance, because a plant that is a weed in one context is not a weed when growing in a situation where it is in fact wanted, and.

The purpose of this study is to review theoretical and empirical findings in economics with respect to the challenging question of how to manage invasive species. The review revealed a relatively large body of literature on the assessment of damage costs of invasive species; single species and groups of species at different geographical scales.

However, the estimated damage costs show large Cited by: Noxious Weed Control and Eradication Act of Oct. 30, [S. ] VerDate MAY Jkt PO Frm Fmt File Size: 63KB. Japanese Knotweed was introduced in the UK in the 's as an ornamental plant and as a fodder plant.

It is a very invasive weed though not harmful if consumed. It is generally found along rivers and streams, road verges, in gardens and on waste ground. Weed: 1. A plant in the wrong place, being one that occurs opportunistically on land or in water that has been disturbed by human activities (see also ruderal species and native weed or invasive native), or on cultivated land, where it competes for nutrients, water, sunlight, or other resources with cultivated plants such as food crops.

Under. Noxious Weed Control Act Short title. This act [ to NMSA ] may be cited as the "Noxious Weed Control Act." Definitions. () As used in the Noxious Weed Control Act: A. "noxious weed" means any weed or plant which the board of county commissioners acting as the.

Authority for invasive plant control is available under either weed control powers or broad powers for the protection of the natural environment. 5) The Wildlife Act - Controlled Alien Species Regulation is a regulation that controls the possession, breeding, shipping and releasing of alien animals (i.e.

that are not native to BC) that pose a. ACT Weeds Strategy, - 1 1 INTRODUCTION Context and Purpose For the purposes of the ACT Weeds Strategy, a weed is considered to be a terrestrial or aquatic species of non-native or native plant that is harmful to. Managing invasive plants and harmful weeds is the responsibility of the owner or occupier of the property, land or site.

There is no statutory requirement to control or remove invasive plants that are on your own property, and you are not required to report their presence. Federal Noxious Weed Act -- Public Law (7 U.S.C. et seq.; 88 Stat. ), enacted January 3,established a Federal program to control the spread of noxious weeds.

The Secretary of Agriculture was given the authority to designate plants as noxious weeds by regulation, and the movement of all such weeds in interstate or foreign.

They are harmful to livestock and must not be allowed to spread to agricultural land. The Weeds Act is an Act of Parliament in the UK which aims to control the spread of injurious types of weed, namely Broad Leaved Dock, Common Ragwort. Chemical control has been recommended as the most efficient method for the control of invasive Heracleum species (Nielsen et al., ; EPPO, ).

Many authors have reported glyphosate as an. Invasive and Exotic Species of North America. any species, including its seeds, eggs, spores, or other biological material capable of propagating that species, that is not native to that ecosystem; and whose introduction does or is likely to cause economic or environmental harm or harm to human health.

Weed management is an important component of plant protection improving the production potential of crops. It includes management of the weeds in a way that the crop sustains its production potential without being harmed by the weeds. Weed management is done through the mechanical, cultural and chemical means.

Use of biological control methods inFile Size: 34KB. The Environmental Protection Act Because it is classified as Controlled Waste, invasive plant materials must be safely disposed of at an appropriately licensed landfill site in accordance with the Environmental Protection Act (Duty of Care) Regulations   This article presents data from a review of published works on the economic damage caused by invasive plant species, their ecological and economical impact, and the legal regulation of biological invasions.

It is concluded that it is necessary to elaborate and adopt a national strategy on alien species, federal regulatory acts concerning the policy on invasive organisms, and general approaches Author: S.

Senator, A. Rozenberg. The National Invasive Species Act () reautho- rized and amended the Non-Indigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of to mandate regulations to prevent the introduction and spread of aquatic nuisance species into the Great Lakes through ballast water and autho- rized funding for research on aquatic nuisance species pre.

Role of allelopathy in plant invasion and control of invasive plants Article (PDF Available) in Allelopathy Journal 41(2) July with 2, Reads How we measure 'reads'. Wotherspoon and Wotherspoon, The evolution and execution of a plan for invasive weed eradication and control, Rangitoto Island, Hauraki Gulf, New Zealand.

In Turning the tide: the eradication of invasive species: Veitch, C.R. and Clout, M.N.(eds). IUCN SSC Invasive Species Specialist Group. IUCN. Gland. Switzerland and Cambridge. In PNG, 15 bio-control agents have been introduced for weed control compared to 42 species of parasitoids for insect pest control and four against snail pests.

Generally, weed bio-control has been more successful in terms of establishment and control of the target weeds compared to the effectiveness of bio-control agents used against arthropod. As used in the Noxious Weed Control Act [ to NMSA ]: A.

"noxious weed" means any weed or plant which the board of county commissioners acting as the governing body of the district, and with the advice of the county agent, declares toFile Size: KB. Why Noxious Weeds Are Harmful D estroys wildlife habitat through mono source dominance eradicating native populations of nutrient rich plants and insects.

R educes opportunities for outdoor recreation by disrupting animal migratory patterns, eroding topsoil, and eliminating riparian water areas that are crucial to a diverse valley and riverbed. the management and control of an invasive weed in Europe. Forest & Landscape Denmark, Hoersholm, 44 pp. Acknowledgements: The authours would like to thank the following persons for their contributions to this manual: Lars Fröberg, Botanical Museum, Lund University, Sweden; Dmitry Geltman, the Russian Academy of Sciences, Size: 3MB.

Title: The Weeds Act. Category: England, Wales and Scotland Law. Date: Reference: Chapter 54 [Full text not available]. General Description: This act gives the government (through the local authority) the power to require (in writing) a land occupier to take the action require to.

A national trade body has reached a significant milestone after awarding a key professional qualification for the th time. The Property Care Association (PCA) developed the Certificated Surveyor in Japanese Knotweed (CSJK) to provide a recognised standard for the invasive weed control sector.

California Noxious Weed Control Projects Inventory - Information Center for the Environment. Exotic, unwanted plants in agriculture are called weeds. The national losses in agricultural production plus the costs of their control were recently estimated at over $6 billion annually.

Toward Protecting Ecosystems — Advocacy for Animals is pleased to present this article on the introduction (both deliberate and accidental) of invasive alien plant and animal species to Japan, the adverse effects those species have had, and the response the Japanese government has made to protect native species and ecosystems.

The article, written by Okimasa Murakami, lecturer at. The new Pennsylvania Controlled Plant and Noxious Weed Act will help protect your farm or property from some newer invasive noxious weeds.

This new noxious weed law will go into effect with the new year and will replace the old “Noxious Weed Control Law”, which has been in place since The old law had 13 weed species considered noxious. Weed Control Methods Handbook, The Nature Conservancy, Tu et al.

Grazing can either promote or reduce weed abundance at a particular site. By itself, grazing will rarely, if ever, completely eradicate invasive plants. However, when grazing treatments are combined with other control techniques, such as herbicides or biocontrol.What is a Weed?

The Weed Control Act of Alberta designates weeds into three categories: restricted, noxious and nuisance. By law, restricted weeds must be eradicated because of their highly competitive nature.

Restricted weeds pose a serious threat to agriculture and the environment because they spread rapidly and are difficult to Size: KB.The Nebraska Noxious Weed Control Act states it is the duty of each person who owns or controls land to effectively control noxious weeds on such land.

Pictured are Nebraska’s noxious weeds which are common in Lancaster County. Noxious weed is a legal term used to denote a destructive or harmful weed for the purpose of regulation.