Egeria densa
Egeria densa
(Brazilian waterweed)

Impact ID3254
Impact TypeHabitat Alteration
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionEgeria densa is considered an ecosystem engineer based on its ability to decrease turbidity, nutrients, and sediment resuspension, and increase zooplankton abundance.
Great Lakes RegionNo

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/14/2024].

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