AquaPlant Resource for ID & Management

Tools and Apps
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The AquaPlant diagnostic tool is designed to help land owners identify and manage plants in their ponds or tanks.


Brittany Chesser
Aquatic Vegetation Management Program Specialist

To best manage your pond vegetation, start by using the Identify a Plant section to correctly identify the plants in your pond, and then select the best management options to fit your needs for specific plants from the Manage a Plant section. Whether you choose to use a herbicide, biological control, or to remove plants manually, this site can help.

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