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Glyphosate Herbicide Roundup Triggers Loss of Biodiversity
The glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup has been found to trigger the loss of biodiversity among phytoplankton communities in freshwater ponds. In their experiments, scientists found that while some populations developed resistance to the herbicide and were able to survive exposure at high levels, this came at a cost, with a 40 percent loss in biodiversity.

The team say their findings are concerning, as it could mean these food web staples are more vulnerable as environmental conditions become more extreme under a changing climate.

 
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Triploid Grass Carp Destroy Fishery - Caney Lake was once the hottest bass fishery on the continent until complaints about submerged aquatic vegetation by landowners led to the introduction of triploid grass carp. The carp fed on the vegetation leaving bare bottom that caused a decline in the fisher that has never again reached those historic levels.


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