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
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
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
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 email@example.com by August 21Read More Read ALL