Invasive SpeciesEurasian watermilfoil

Myriophyllum spicatum
NOT FOUND by Dunham Strong
2017-08-15
Farmington
Not Yet Reviewed by Expert
Quality checked by Dunham Strong
Peer reviewed by qawilson
Field Notes
Outside on a beautiful sunny day. There are lots of green plants, ducks around the pond, feel slight wind, Hear traffic, brown murky water, smell fresh air and pond water. We think that Rollo Pond is not at risk from invasive plants because there is not much human/boat traffic that would transfer species.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
It did not have feathery looking leaves. It was not on a stalk. There was no stem or branches. It was solid bright green- no pinkish white or reddish stems.
Photo of my evidence.
More long wispy threads instead of actual branches.
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I did not find it
Scientific name:
Myriophyllum spicatum
Common name:
Eurasian watermilfoil
Sampling method: 
Weed weasel
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 44.664910 °
Longitude: 
W -70.146290 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Freshwater - In a developed area
Trip Information
Name:
Rollo Pond UMF
Trip date: 
Tue, 2017-08-15 11:30
Town or city: 
Farmington
Type of investigation: 
Species and Habitat Survey
Ecosystem: 
Freshwater
Watershed: 
Lower Kennebec
MIDAS Code: 
Habitat Observations
Species diversity: 
1 different species
Evidence of vectors: 
Paved road
Walking trail
People
ducks
Water temperature: 
pH: 
Dissolved oxygen: 

Comments

It is very helpful that you provided several photos of you sample from several different perspectives. Great demonstration of evidence.