Trinity WMA

Chair: Mark Lockhart, Trinity County Dept. of Agriculture

General contact: Mark Lockhart at (530) 623-1356 or mlockhart@trinitycounty.org

Mapping contact: Mark Lockhart

Meetings: Quarterly at the Trinity Public Utilities office

Formed: 2001

Outreach Summary:

   Publications

  • Several weed brochures

   Events

  • Workshops and county fair booth

   Media

  • Local newspaper coverage

Project Highlights:

   South Fork Mountain Project

  • This project’s main goal is to manage 600 acres of diffuse kanpweed on South Fork Mountain. Methods of control, are chemical, hand pulling, and cultural. Public and private lands are being protected. Project partners: CDFA, Six Rivers NF, Shasta-Trinity NF, private landowners.

   Weaverville spotted knapweed removal

  • In Weaverville, 5 acres of spotted knap weed are being controlled through hand pulling and chemical treatmnt. Private lands are being protected through these management practices. Project partners: private land owners.

   Spiney plumeless thistle Project

  • In Zena, 15 acres of spiney plumeless thistle being chemically treated. Public and private lands are being protected through this project. Project partners: private land owners.

Organizations on WMA’s MOU

  • Alternative for Our Forest Environment
  • Trinity County Dept. of Agriculture
  • Trinity County Res. Conservation Development Council
  • Trinity Riders Association
  • Trinity County Farm Bureau
  • Trinity County Cattleman’s Association
  • Trinity County Resource Conservation District
  • Northwest California Resource Conservation & Development Council & Natural Resource Conservation Service
  • University of California Cooperative Extension
  • California Department of Transportation
  • California Department of Forestry & Fire Prevention
  • California Dept of Food & Agriculture
  • United States Department of Agriculture Six Rivers National Forest
  • United States Department of Agriculture Shasta-Trinity National Forest
  • United States Department of Agriculture Mendocino National Forest
  • Sierra Pacific Industries
  • Safe Alternative for Our Forest Environment (SAFE)
  • Trinity County Board of Supervisors
  • Trinity County Solid Waste
  • Trinity County Planning
  • California Department of Fish & Game
  • Trinity Department of Transportation
  • Trinity County Public Utilities Department
  • Pacific Gas & Electric
  • United Stated Department of Interior Fish & Wildlife Service