How to Identify Aquatic Weeds & Algae

Lets Identify Aquatic Weeds

Below click on the one that best describes what is in your pond to help to show you How to Identify Aquatic Weeds .

Which of the below categories does your plant fit into then click on it?

Weed_diagram

 

 

 

 

Submerged Weeds

submerged weed

 

 

 

Plant fully submerged underwater and rooted to the bottom of the pond or lake.

Floating Weeds

floating weed

 

 

 

Plant with leaves that float on the surface of the water. It can either be rooted to the bottom of the pond or lake or be free-floating.

Emergent Weeds

emergent weed

 

 

 

Plant rooted in shallow water or on the shore and sticking straight up out of the water.

Algae

algae

 

 

 

Green mat that forms on the surface of the water or a submerged plant like a weed but with a musky odor.

 

How to Identify Aquatic Weeds & Algae

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