Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

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.
Reference27643
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationHudson River, New York, USA

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