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Progress Made in Eradication of Eurasian Watermilfoil in Truckee River
Tahoe Resource Conservation District is three years into a long-term aquatic invasive species eradication project on the Truckee River — and the progress is encouraging.

After one year of treatment, the following year we're coming back and there are little tiny plants scattered throughout with less than 10 percent coverage. So the treatment has been very effective, it's just slow at this point.

Treatment includes a combination of bottom barriers — which cut off oxygen and sunlight to the plants — and diver-assisted suction removal.


 
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War on Weeds Loses Ground - With its jumble of leaves and pointy, green, flower spikes, the plant known as pigweed or palmer amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri) isn’t much to look at. But to farmers in the southeastern United States, it is a formidable foe. Having evolved the ability to withstand glyphosate, the main ingredient in Monsanto’s popular herbicide Roundup, it now flourishes unchecked alongside crops such as cotton and soya bean that are genetically modified to be glyphosate tolerant.


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