Submersed Aquatic Plant and Algae Guide

Sound Aquatic Plant Management is the goal of all water resource managers. Aquatic Plants comprise an important segment in the aquatic ecosystem. This brochure features both submersed aquatic plants and algae that are commonly found in much of the country.

Invasive aquatic plants present a challenge to all water users as well as resource managers. These plants include hydrilla, Eurasian watermilfoil and curlyleaf pondweed to name a few.