Tag Archives: Jenny Seifert

Want to know what AIS are in your lake? WDNR has a database for that

By Jenny Seifert, UWEX Aquatic Invasive Species Outreach Specialist Not sure what invasive species are in your local lake? The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has a database designed to help you determine just that. Since the early 1990s, WDNR … Continue reading

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Make your ripple effects positive for lakes this boating season

Post by Jenny Seifert, UWEX Aquatic Invasive Species Outreach Specialist Ready for boating and fishing season? Whether you are a die-hard aquaphile or just a weekend warrior, now is a good time to brush up on the things you can do … Continue reading

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Rarely common and commonly rare, or how a super weed loses its might

Post by Jenny Seifert, UWEX Aquatic Invasive Species Outreach Specialist It turns out an aquatic invasive plant feared by many as a lake-choking menace may not be so universally problematic after all. The “super weed” in question is Eurasian watermilfoil, … Continue reading

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Help wetlands, raise beetles!

By Jenny Seifert, UWEX Aquatic Invasive Species Outreach Specialist Now is the time to be growing purple loosestrife, an invasive plant, in your backyard. What, you ask? Why would you tell us to intentionally nurture an invasive species? Good question. … Continue reading

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