Hydrilla Photos

Photographs that may aid in the discovery and identification of hydrilla are by Jon Reis for NYSFOLA.  Photos may be reprinted or reproduced for further distribution with acknowledgement to the New York State Federation of Lake Associations and Jon Reis, photographer.

Hydrilla - entire plant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hydrilla - serrated edges up close

 

 

Hydrilla Leaf Whorls

 

 

 

 

 

Hydrilla - upper portion of plant

Hydrilla's tubers are distinct to this plant

Bob Johnson shows a weed rake used in rake toss survey

Bob Johnson with weed rake

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Plants brought in by rake toss

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other plants that might be mistaken for hydrilla

Brazilian Elodea - also an invasive aquatic plant, report this too!  Common elodea is native.

Naiads can also be confused with Hydrilla

 

CLICK HERE for Hydrilla Identification Tip Sheet

Lake News JUL 26th

Columbia-Greene Lakes Coalition Meeting

Hudson Valley area lake associations don't miss the annual Columbia-Greene Lakes Association Meeting.  Special thanks to NYSFOLA Board member Terri Mayhew, Cornell Cooperative Extension in Columbia & Greene Counties, for organizing this once again.

"Surveys, Drones, and Action Thresholds" - Brad Bowers, SOLitude Lake Management

"Moving Beyond Invasive Species Week" - Kristopher Williams, CAP-MO PRISM

NYSFOLA Reports

Lake Roundtable updates

Light breakfast fare and lunch will be provided

Where:  Sleepy Hollow Lake Lodge 102 Lisa Lane, Athens, NY

When:  Friday August 24th

Time:  9:30AM to 2:00PM

RSVP:  Theresa Mayhew tcm5@cornell.edu by August 21

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