Egeria densa
Egeria densa
(Brazilian waterweed)

Impact ID6989
Impact TypeWater Quality
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionThe dense mats of Egeria densa deplete water oxygen levels and restrict water movement while trapping sediment, leading to fluctuations in water quality.
Great Lakes RegionNo

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/14/2024].

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