Information on managing pests and diseases of aquatic plants and algae, including facts about invasive species, an aquatic noxious weed list and controlling excessive growth. Tips on dealing with filamentous algae and pest management training.
This one-day pesticide update session provides research-based information for applicators, as well as recertification credits in categories where it can be difficult to find credits.
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This presentation provides an overview of the Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Issue as it relates to Water Gardening.
Different species of filamentous algae exist, but all have a similar growth habit. These algae begin growth in the winter and early spring on the pond bottom.
A water garden is fundamentally an outdoor aquarium. The gardener needs to manage the pH, nutrients, and organisms introduced into the system.
The links below provide a listing of aquatic or wetland plants considered to be noxious weeds by the federal government or Pennsylvania.