Kit Carson County Weed District Office
33627 US Highway 24, Stratton, CO 80836
Kit Carson County 2010 Budget has reduced prairie dog control programs funding from $30,000 to $10,000. The Kit Carson County Weed District will provide a reimbursement, on a first come first serve basis, as allocated funding allows, of 30% of the purchase cost of legal chemicals used to control prairie dogs, up to $2,000 per year.
All treatment of prairie dogs must be done in accordance with State of Colorado requirements. Purchases must be made during the calendar year of the appropriation, evidenced by an invoice or receipt and the legal description of the treated. The District reserves the right, based on its sole discretion, to determine those eligible for reimbursement.
Please contact Weed District Manager, Ray Flock at 719-348-5875 or 719-349-8133 for more information.
A copy of the contract can be seen below.Prairie Dog Control Contract - Revised Nov 26, 2008.
Please contact Ray Flock for more information about noxious weed abatement programs in Kit Carson County at 348-5875 or 349-8133.
State of Colorado information about Private Pesticide Applicator Licensing can be found at the Colorado Department of Agriculture's Web Portal.