Aquatic Vegetation Management

Ten Aquaguides and other resources help you learn how to manage your Missouri pond's vegetation.

Algae Control

This Aquagide shows you how to control algae in your Missouri pond.

Cattail and Water Primrose Control

This Aquaguide shows you how to control cattail and water primrose in your Missouri pond.

Duckweed and Watermeal Control

This Aquaguide shows you how to control duckweed and watermeal in your Missouri pond.

Establishing Fish Cover

This Aquaguide shows you how to establish good fish cover in your Missouri pond or lake.

Floating Leaf Plant Control

This Aquaguide shows you how to control floating water plants such as water lily, water shield and American lotus in your Missouri pond.

Grass Carp for Weed Control

This Aquaguide shows you how to use grass carp to control weeds in your Missouri pond.

Nuisance Aquatic Plant ID

Learn to identify Missouri's nuisance water plants before you apply control measures.

Pond Area Estimator

This simple method helps you estimate your Missouri pond's surface acreage.

Submerged Plant Control

This Aquaguide shows you how to control submerged plants such as coontail, elodea, and naiad in your Missouri pond.

Water Plants for Your Pond

Aquatic plants are an essential ingredient in a quality pond or lake. This guide helps you choose and establish appropriate plants for your Missouri pond or small lake.