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Aquatic Invasive Species: Eurasian Watermilfoil


Photo Credit: Rob Routledge, Sault College, Bugwood.org Eurasian watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum) is an aquatic invasive perennial plant that originated from Europe and Asia. This submerged plant resembles similar native watermilfoils, but can be distinguished by the blunt, snipped-off appearance of its leaf tips. The Eurasian watermilfoil typically has READ MORE

Aquatic Invasive Species: European Frog-bit


Photo by Leslie J. Mehrhoff, University of Connecticut, Bugwood.org European frog-bit is a free-floating perennial invasive plant originating in Europe, parts of Asia, and Africa. The plant has small (1.5 to 6.5 cm), rounded,  kidney-shaped or heart-shaped leaves with dark purple, spongy undersides. The plant spreads rapidly creating dense READ MORE