Notice is hereby given this 1st day of May 2017, pursuant to the Utah Noxious Weed Act, Section 7, to every person who owns or controls land in Uintah County, Utah, that noxious weeds standing, being, or growing on such land shall be controlled and the spread of same prevented by effective cutting, tillage, cropping, pasturing, or treating with chemicals or other effective methods, or combination thereof, approved by the county Weed Supervisor, as often as may be required to prevent the weed from blooming and maturing seeds, or spreading by root, root stalks or other means.
Upon failure to comply with this notice the owner or person in possession of property upon which noxious weeds are present shall be deemed negligent and enforced control measures may be imposed at the discretion of county authorities. Expenses of control measures employed by the county shall be paid directly by the owner or person in possession of the property, or shall constitute a lien on the property and become collectible by taxes.
Noxious Weed List for the State of Utah 2017
1A Crupina vulgaris, Common crupina
1A Peganum harmala, African rue
1A Anchusa arvensis, Small bugloss
1A Salvia aethiopis, Mediterranean sage
1A Milium vernale, Spring millet
1A Zygophyllum fabago, Syrian beancaper
1A Ventenata dubia, Ventenata
1A Carduus acanthoides, Plumeless thistle
1A Centaurea melitensis, Malta starthistle
1B Alhagi maurorum, Camelthorn
1B Alliaria petiolata, Garlic mustard
1B Centaurea calcitrapa, Purple starthistle
1B Galega officinalis, Goatsrue
1B Brassica tournefortii, African Mustard
1B Arundo donax, Giant reed
1B Polygonum cuspidatum, Japanese knotweed
1B Echium vulgare, Blueweed (Vipers bugloss)
1B Brassica elongata, Elongated mustard
1B Hypericum perforatum, Common St. Johnswort
1B Leucanthemum vulgare, Oxeye daisy
1B Scorzonera laciniata, Cutleaf vipergrass
2 Euphorbia esula, Leafy spurge
2 Taeniatherum caput-medusae, Medusahead
2 Chondrilla juncea, Rush skeletonweed
2 Centaurea stoebe, Spotted knapweed
2 Lythrum salicaria, Purple loosestrife
2 Centaurea virgata, Squarrose knapweed
2 Isatis tinctoria, Dyer\'s woad
2 Centaurea solstitialis, Yellow starthistle
2 Linaria vulgaris, Yellow toadflax
2 Centaurea diffusa, Diffuse knapweed
2 Hyoscyamus niger, Black henbane
2 Linaria dalmatica, Dalmatian toadflax
3 Acroptilon repens, Russian knapweed
3 Cynoglossum officinale, Houndstongue
3 Lepidium latifolium, Perennial pepperweed
3 Phragmites australis, Phragmites (Common reed)
3 Tamarix ramosissima, Tamarisk (Saltcedar)
3 Cardaria draba, Hoary cress
3 Cirsium arvense, Canada thistle
3 Conium maculatum, Poison hemlock
3 Carduus nutans, Musk thistle
3 Elymus repens, Quackgrass
3 Aegilops cylindrica, Jointed goatgrass
3 Cynodon dactylon, Bermudagrass *Not noxious in Washington County
3 Sorghum halepense, Perennial sorghum ssp.
3 Onopordum acanthium, Scotch thistle
3 Convolvulus arvensis, Field bindweed
3 Tribulus terrestris, Puncturevine (Goathead)
4 Imperata cylindrica, Cogongrass (Japanese blood grass)
4 Euphorbia myrsinites, Myrtle spurge
4 Hesperis matronalis, Dame\'s rocket
4 Cytisus scoparius, Scotch broom
4 Elaeagnus angustifolia, Russian-olive
54 Noxious Weeds
1A =Not known to exist in Utah. Significant risk of invasion.
1B =Limited distribution in Utah. EDRR (Former A Class)
2 =Widely distributed in Utah, considered controllable (Former B Class)
3 =Widely distributed in Utah, considered beyond control, control expansion (Former C Class)
4 =Present in Utah. Prevent distribution through Seed law
Uintah County Declared Noxious Weed
Dipsacus fullonum, Common teasel
MAY 1, 2017
Published in the Vernal Express April 11, 18 and 25, 2017.

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