milfoil milfoil

Definition(s):

  • (n) ubiquitous strong-scented mat-forming Eurasian herb of wasteland, hedgerow or pasture having narrow serrate leaves and small usually white florets; widely naturalized in North America

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News

  1. Sheriff’s Office active in prevention of AIS

    The Cass County Sheriff’s Office attends several recreational and lake association meetings and is often asked about involvement with Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS). The Sheriff’s Office is active in the prevention of and education about the transportation of zebra mussels, Eurasian water milfoil and other species.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Pilot-Independent

  2. Newman Lake Milfoil Treatment Begins Week Of June 24th

    KHQ.COM - Milfoil treatment at Newman Lake is scheduled for the week of June 24th (treatment could take place the 25th, depending on the weather and lake conditions.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: KHQ Spokane

  3. Vt. lake to be treated for milfoil

    POULTNEY, Vt. (AP) — Lake St. Catherine in the Rutland County town of Poultney, Vt., will be treated with a chemical to control Eurasian milfoil, an invasive plant.        
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

Quotes

  1. "If boaters don't remove all plants before they leave the ramp, they can easily spread into other bodies of water when the boat is launched again or if they're dislodged when traveling," Bjork said. "Noxious weeds such as milfoil are...
    on Jul 26, 2008 By: Björk Source: RedOrbit

  2. "It's very much like where I live at home," VanDam said. "It's got a lot of grass on it, a lot of humps, milfoil and flats. Our natural lakes are a lot like that. I grew up doing a lot of fishing like that and it's something that I'm very...
    on Apr 28, 2007 By: Kevin VanDam Source: ESPN

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