The War on Weeds
(WOW) Project is a "learn by doing" summer internship.
WOW employs students for a six-week period to map
noxious weeds on the INL using Global Positioning System (GPS)
units and to create weed maps for the Idaho State Department of
During the War on
Weeds Project interns will learn how to:
To be eligible to
participate in the High School Summer War on Weeds Project, interns
must be high school students who are at least 16 years old and in
good academic standing. Training (GPS and noxious weed) will be provided
during the internship.
GPS Tutorial Powerpoint
PowerPoint Presentations: for PC users, click right mouse button on
the link of your choice and choose "Save Target As". For Mac users:
Hold down option and click on the link of your choice.
Awareness website - created by the Bingham County War on
Weeds 2004 team
* War on Weeds was not conducted in
2008 or 2010 due to lack of funding.
Questions may be
directed to the