Smith Lake's aquatic plants

12:19 pm EST, Mar 5, 2014 | By Jeff Holland

I was searching for aquatic plants on Smith Lake and located two submersed aquatic algae, Stonewort ( Nitella spp.) and one that resembled Spirogyra spp.  Both make up the basis for the food web, with Nitella being most famous for its name "shrimp grass."

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