Complaints about noxious weeds in Lincoln County can be made by calling the Weed Superintendent’s office at (308) 532-4939 or by completing the weed complaint form provided here and submitting it to Lincoln County Noxious Weed Control Authority. You can print this form out and mail it to the office at: 1621 W 10th, North Platte, NE 69101.
A noxious weed is an invasive species of a plant that has been designated by county, state or provincial, or national agricultural authorities as one that is injurious to agricultural and/or horticultural crops, natural habitats and/or ecosystems, and/or humans or livestock. Typically they are plants that grow aggressively, multiply quickly without natural controls (native herbivores, soil chemistry, etc.), and adversely affect native habitats, croplands, and/or are injurious to humans, native fauna, and livestock through contact or ingestion.
Below are the current 9 noxious weeds in Nebraska. For more information on each weed, please click on the image for downloadable fact sheet.