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Milfoil in MN

Posted by [email protected] on October 30, 2012 at 9:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Management of Eurasian Watermilfoil in Minnesota

Most problems caused by milfoil can be managed with conventional methods such as treatment with herbicides or mechanical removal of plants. The DNR supports management methods that cause as little damage to native aquatic plants as possible. The DNR protects native plants because they provide many benefits to lake ecosystems, such as stabilizing lake sediments, and increasing habitat for fish and wildlife. In addition, widespread destruct...

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Milfoil Article- Information

Posted by [email protected] on October 30, 2012 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Control

Since there is no way to completely eradicate Eurasian watermilfoil from a lake once it has been introduced, control efforts must instead focus on: controlling newly introduced infestations, preventing further spread of the plant, or reducing the nuisance level of the problem. Some methods are more appropriate for well-established populations, while others are better suited for those that are recent introductions.

 

The State of Vermont is concerned abou...

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Lake Weeds Summer 2012

Posted by blmn on June 26, 2012 at 1:20 PM Comments comments (0)

From Kay Botko re: spring 2012 inquiry on status of Bryant Lake

After chatting with a number of neighbors and learning of our collective concern about the condition of the condition of our lake - the quality of the water, the numbers of dead fish, and th incredible layers of weeds seemingly choking off areas of the lake, I decided to track down someone who might give us some answers.

Finding a "real person" to talk to was no small task, as I was shunted from Three Rivers employees...

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