Invasive Hydrilla Removal Proceeds on Lake Damariscotta

 

Invasive Hydrilla Removal Proceeds on Lake Damariscotta
Hydrilla, photo Wikipedia

Lincoln County News: A dirty dozen gathered at Cranberry Cove on Damariscotta Lake in Jefferson, Maine, on July 7 to lay down a black liner with the hopes of snuffing out hydrilla discovered there in 2009. Unlike the 1967 movie where convicted murderers were on WWII mission to assassinate German officers, these mud-caked volunteers were on a mission to eradicate the invasive plant from the cove.

Read more about the efforts to eradicate hydrilla on Damariscotta Lake.

Learn more about boating on Lake Damariscotta.