Monroe County, IL
Overview
  • Enforcing the Illinois Noxious Weed Law (505 ILCS 100) within the boundaries of Monroe County
  • Controlling and eradicating noxious weeds
    • County property
    • County highway right of way
    • Road district right of way
  • Recommendations to landowners for the most economical integrated pest management control methods for noxious weed issues.

Chris Howell, Weed Commissioner
100 S. Main St., Waterloo, IL 62298
Tel: 618-939-8681 ext. 297 or ext. 212, Fax: 618-939-4191, mch@htc.net
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Noxious Weeds

IL Noxious Weeds List

  • Marijuana (cannabis sativa L.)
  • Giant Ragweed (Ambrosia trifida L.) - Noxious within the corporate limits of cities, villages, and incorporated towns
  • Common Ragweed (Ambrosia atremisiifolic L.) - Noxious within the corporate limits of cities, villages, and incorporated towns
  • Canada Thistle (cirsium arvense)
  • Perennial Sow Thistle (sonchus arvensis)
  • Musk Thistle (carduus nutans)
  • Perennial members of the sorghum genus including Johnson-grass (sorghum halepense), sorghum almun, and other Johnson-grass x sorghum crosses with rhizomes
  • Kudzu (pueraria labata)

Chris Howell, Weed Commissioner
100 S. Main St., Waterloo, IL 62298
Tel: 618-939-8681 ext. 297 or ext. 212, Fax: 618-939-4191, mch@htc.net
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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Chris Howell, Weed Commissioner
100 S. Main St., Waterloo, IL 62298
Tel: 618-939-8681 ext. 297 or ext. 212, Fax: 618-939-4191, mch@htc.net
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.