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

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The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Finger Lakes Watershed Hub has released its 2017 Finger Lakes Water Quality Report: Summary of Historic Finger Lakes Data and the 2017 Citizens Statewide Lake Assessment Program

https://www.dec.ny.gov/docs/water_pdf/fl17nochpt.pdf

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