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Aquatic Invasive Species: Curly Leaf Pond Weed

2021-01-26T08:57:54-05:00

Leslie J. Mehrhoff, University of Connecticut, Bugwood.org Curly Leaf Pond Weed (Potamogeton crispus) is a submerged invasive perennial plant that looks very similar to many native species. A distinguishing characteristic is the scallop on its leaf edges which makes each rigid leaf look like a little wavy reddish-green READ MORE

Deer Pond Backcountry Outing

2021-01-26T08:58:13-05:00

Sunday, July 31 was a beautiful day for a hike and a backcountry paddle. After a leisurely morning with multiple cups of coffee at our Fish Creek Pond Campground site on Square Pond (where we had enjoyed a comfortable overnight), Paul Gallery, my colleague in the Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK) READ MORE