Connecticut River 2019Hydrilla in the Connecticut River 2019

Connecticut River - 2019

The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES) Invasive Aquatic Plant Program (IAPP) performed an invasive aquatic plant survey of the Connecticut River Gateway Zone along with the Lower Connecticut River Council of Governments (RiverCOG) and the Connecticut Resource Conservation and Development Area (CT RC&D) in the summer of 2019. This work was funded by the Connecticut River Gateway Commission and the Eightmile River Wild and Scenic Watershed.


Please use the link below to view our 2019 Invasive Aquatic Plant Survey of the Gateway Zone.





Connecticut River Aquatic Invasives: Hydrilla Management Collaborative
12 Town Environmental Review Team Report
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More information and the final report will be available here:


Thank you to the Connecticut RC&D Environmental Review Team Program, the Lower Connecticut River Valley Council of Governments, Connecticut Sea Grant, Connecticut River Gateway Commission, the Connecticut River Conservancy, Eightmile River Wild and Scenic Watershed, Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, and the Connecticut Marine Trades Association for this collaborative effort.