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Davis said most of his fish came from one 20-yard near-shore stretch of milfoil surrounded by hydrilla.
An area where coontail gives way to hydrilla, or where a large log is submerged in milfoil, or where lily pads poke up through the mat here and there, can be more productive than a broad, flat moss mat.
A posted sign tells of an ongoing battle with milfoil, filamentous algae mats, Hornwort and toxic blue-green algae blooms.
In addition, some non-native invasives, like milfoils, create dense mats of leaves that completely cover the surface of the water.
HONORABLE MENTIONS The original 2012 conference noted several plants that featured much discussion but didn’t quite make the Top 10: buckthorn, Eurasian milfoil, hosta, grapes, potatoes and sugar beets.
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