Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)

Impact ID4646
Impact TypeWater Quality
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionDense beds of Trapa natans deplete the dissolved oxygen of systems, creating hypoxic conditions during tidal areas the Hudson River.
Great Lakes RegionNo
LocationHudson River, New York, USA

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/3/2023].

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