2011 ORS § 567.035¹
Eradication of algae, weeds and grasses
  • matching funds
  • cooperation with United States Government and other agencies

(1) The State Board of Higher Education, acting through the Oregon agricultural experiment station, shall take the action necessary to eradicate and control anacharis densa and other algae, including all detrimental weeds and grasses which are found growing in the waters, lakes and streams of this state.

(2) In administering this section the board, acting through the Oregon agricultural experiment station, may cooperate with the United States Government, and may utilize the services of, and cooperate with any state or private agency or agencies, and may accept and expend funds therefrom in carrying out its duties imposed by this section.