Phragmites australis australis
Phragmites australis australis
(common reed)
Plants
Exotic

Impact ID5905
Impact TypeHabitat Alteration
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionInvasive P. australis led to a biochemical production of amorphous silica particles at a rate that was 1.5 and 2 times higher than native willow and Phragmites respectively.
Reference40798
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationPlatte River, Nebraska, United States

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