Hospital Reservoir #3, Middletown
Hospital Reservoir #3 is located in
Our September, 2009 survey found eight species of aquatic plants none of which were invasive. Humped bladderwort (Utricularia gibba)was the most abundant and occurred throughout reservoir in mainly small patches. A large patch occurred on the western side. Other native species included golden hedge-hyssop (Gratiola aurea), spikerush (Eleocharis species), low watermilfoil (Myriophyllum humile), and snailseed pondweed (Potamogeton bicupulatus). All of these were found in small patches along the shore except for snailseed pondweed which was found only one small patch on the western side.
|Species recorded in our 2009 survey of Hospital Reservoir #3.
|Golden hedge-hyssop||Marsh mermaid weed|
|Humped bladderwort||Purple bladderwort|
|Lesser bladderwort||Snailseed pondweed|