Amston Lake, Hebron
During our August 2006 survey, the dominant species in the lake was Vallisneria
The floating-leaved species, Brasenia schreberi, Nymphaea odorata, and Nuphar variegata all coexisted in shallow, protected parts of the lake, mostly notably in the eastern and northern-most coves. Pontederia cordata, an emergent species, was sparse and close to most of the shoreline . Other submerged species, including Charaphytes, Ceratophyllum echinatum, Elatine minima, Eleocharis acicularis, Eriocaulon aquaticum, Myriophyllum tenellum, Potamogeton amplifolius, Potamogeton bicupulatus, Potamogeton natans, Potamogeton perfoliatus, Potamogeton pusillus, Sagittaria sp., Utricularia gibba, Utricularia purpurea, Utricularia radiata, Najas flexilis, Elodea nuttallii and Unidentified sedge. These species occurred mostly in small patches around various places along the perimeter of the lake.
Species recorded in our 2006 survey of
|Slender Watermilfoil||Western Waterweed|
|Small Waterwort||White Water Lily|
|Snailseed Pondweed||Yellow Water Lily|