Aquatic Weed Management: Herbicides

Charles Lutz, Murphy , Timothy R., Masser, Michael P., Shelton, James L.  |  1/28/2005 10:40:00 PM

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Herbicides are just one method of managing aquatic weeds. There are also: 1) preventive methods such as proper pond site selection and construction, fertilization andperiodic draw-downs; 2) biological methods such as grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella); and 3) mechanical methods such as cutting, seining and raking. Using a combination of methods is the most effective method of managing aquatic weeds.
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