The Colorado Noxious Weed Act mandates
Duties, Responsibilities, and Authority
The Noxious Weed Advisory Board has the power and authority to:
- Develop a recommended management plan for the integrated management of designated noxious weeds and recommended management criteria for noxious weeds within the area governed by the local government and or governmental entity appointing the local advisory board. The management plan shall be reviewed at regular intervals but not less often than once every three years from the date of adoption by the local advisory board. The management plan and any amendments made thereto shall be transmitted to the local governing body for approval, modification, or rejection.
- Declare noxious weeds and any state noxious weeds designated by rule to be subject to integrated management.
- Recommend to the local governing body that identified landowners be required to submit an individual integrated management plan to manage noxious weeds on their property.