Alpine & Upper Carson WMA


Region covered: Alpine County, CA and Douglas County, NV

Chair: LeeAnne Mila, Eldorado County Dept. of Agriculture

General contact: LeeAnne Mila at (530) 621-7403,

Mapping contact: LeeAnne Mila

Meetings: Quarterly at UNR Cooperative Extension – Gardnerville, Nevada


Outreach Summary:


  • Don’t Let Weeds Ruin the Carson River Watershed

Project Highlights:

  Tall white top control at Woodfords

  • In 7 acres of the Carson River Watershed, tall white is being controlled through integrated pest management practices. Project partners: Private landowners.

  Spotted knapweed eradication in the Carson River Watershed

  • At Woodfords, 30 acres if spotted knapweed are currently being controlled through integrated pest management.Project partners: Private landowners.

Organizations on WMA’s MOU

  • Carson Water Subconservancy District
  • Alpine/Eldorado County Department of Weights & Measures
  • Douglas County Weed Control District
  • Department of Interior Bureau of Land Management
  • Alpine County Public Works
  • California Department of Transportation
  • Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California
  • California Department of Parks & Recreation
  • Carson Valley/Alpine Conservation District
  • Natural Resource Conservation Service
  • Central Sierra Resource Conservation and Development Council
  • South Tahoe Public Utilities District
  • Alpine/Eldorado County Farm Bureau
  • Bentley Agrodynamics
  • Park Cattle Company