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Help National Park Service in PA didymo study

Aug 28th, 2012 | By

The National Park Service in Pennsylvania is studying didymo (rock snot), and doing genetic studies. They are looking for samples from our area. If you can help them out, please contact Don Hamilton,  570-729-7842. Didymo grows in cold-water streams, so we want to protect these endangered (warming) waterways.



DEP Reports Didymo Discovered in the West Branch Farmington River

Apr 2nd, 2011 | By

The Connecticut DEP has announced that the highly invasive freshwater alga, Didymosphenia geminata, known as “didymo,” has been discovered in the West Branch Farmington River, a very popular trout stream in northwestern Connecticut.