Ventura WMA

General contact: John Beall Ventura County Agriculture/Weights and Measures   805-665-7730

Formed: 2005 to 2014. Reformed in Fall of 2019.

Meetings: Quarterly-(Now In Person/Zoom/Phone)  Meetings include a program speaker/presentation, participants sharing information on weed projects they are working.  Our goal is to encourage attendees to learn and share with each other Weed Management work in Ventura County.  We want to get to know each other and work cooperatively on weed management projects.   MOU-Available. New version of MOU under construction which will give us more structure.


Next Ventura County Weed Management Area Meeting 

Ventura County Weed Management Area Meeting

Thursday, December 8th 2022 from 1 pm to 3 pm

Join In PersonVentura County Agricultural Commissioner’s Office

555 Airport Way Suite E Camarillo (off Pleasant Valley Rd)

Or by Zoom (see below)


  • Agenda Review-Minutes
  • Introductions
  • Mowing for invasive plant control in a Ventura County grassland-Matthew Wells
  • Grassland weed management Edgewood Park-San Mateo County-Paul Heiple CNPS-Friends of Edgewood Park
  • Grazing Grasslands for multiple ecosystem benefits-Matthew Shapero-Livestock and Range Advisor UCANR
  • Developing and Funding shovel ready Cooperative Weed Management Projects in Ventura County-Brainstorm/Discussion
  • Arundo: WWAM, Santa Clara River Invasive Weed Task Force, other groups/info
  • Future Meeting-(Late February-March 2022)

For info contact John Beall 805-665-7730

Topic: Ventura County Weed Management Area Meeting

Time: Dec 8, 2022 01:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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Meeting ID: 865 2922 9143

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Regular Participants

  • Ventura County Agriculture Department
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • University of California Cooperative Extension
  • California Native Plant Society Channel Islands
  • Caltrans
  • Ventura RCD
  • Ojai Valley Land Conservancy
  • Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area-National Park Service
  • Conejo Open Space Conservation Agency
  • Santa Clara River Conservancy
  • California State Parks