Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Industry Update - Summer 2014

Every so often we bring you updates from our industry.  Check out some of the things that are going on across the nation!

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Management Minute - Research continues to investigate the "growing" problem in Santee Cooper System

Photo Credit - NCSU AWCP
We often talk of the usual suspects in our blog postings here on the AERF update. Hydrilla, EWM, and Water Hyacinth are but a few species with which many of us in aquatic plant management have become quite familiar. Another not-as-well-known invader is taking over many waterways in the Southeastern United States leaving behind it clogged waterways and much lost both economically and ecologically speaking. Like many invaders before it, this plant, native to asia, gained a foothold in Florida in the early 1990s and was likely introduced as a water garden plant.