Water Hyacinth

Pontederia crassipes, commonly known as common water hyacinth, is an aquatic plant native to the Amazon basin, and is often a highly problematic invasive species outside its native range. It is the sole species of Pontederia subg. Oshunae.

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World Bank Group · 6 May 2024 English

PH-MMDA-268996-CW-RFB / Design and Construction of Water Hyacinth Processing F acility IBRD / 87840 2. Minimizing 2022-04-09 2022-10-25 PH-MMDA-241874-GO-RFQ / Water Hyacinth Equipment in cluding Multi-purpose Shredd er PH-MMDA-383014-GO-RFB / Processing and Conversion of Water Hyacinth into Eco Pots IBRD / 87840 2. Minimizing Solid


Invasive Species Council of BC · 29 April 2024 English

Water hyacinth is commonly seen in horticulture and used in water gardens and ponds. [...] Water hyacinth can also release heavy metals and other pollutants into the water as they decompose, which reduces reduces the water quality for other organisms sharing the same habitat. [...] The presence of Water hyacinth also produces ideal habitat for species that can carry diseases, such as mosquitoes, which can the water. [...] ▶ Avoid planting Water hyacinth in ponds and water gardens, and instead choose a native plant to include in your garden. [...] To dispose of Water hyacinth, place the entire plant and any

Untitled INVASIVE PLANT Water hyacinth Pontederia crassipes MARCH 2024 BCINVASIVES.CA TDCenter USDA ARS; ARS; Bugwood.org https://bcinvasives.ca/ ABOUT Water hyacinth (Pontederia crassipes) was introduced to North been found in Ontario and the Southern USA. Water hyacinth is commonly seen in horticulture and used in introduction into new ponds due to flooding events. Water hyacinth can be anywhere from 5 cm to 1 m in length thick on the water’s surface. DISTRIBUTION Water hyacinth is native to South America and is now widespread


World Bank Group · 1 March 2024 English

the construction of the weir, deposition of water hyacinth, tidal backwaters downstream of the weir, marginal


World Bank Group · 19 February 2024 English

PH-MMDA-268996-CW-RFB / Design and Construction of Water Hyacinth Processing F acility IBRD / 87840 2. Minimizing 2022-04-09 2022-10-25 PH-MMDA-241874-GO-RFQ / Water Hyacinth Equipment in cluding Multi-purpose Shredd er PH-MMDA-383014-GO-RFB / Processing and Conversion of Water Hyacinth into Eco Pots IBRD / 87840 2. Minimizing Solid


CMS: Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals · 9 February 2024 English

With the adoption of the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework during the 15th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD COP 15), the Philippines …

- Removal/management of invasive species (water hyacinth) in protected areas. Adoption of the National alien and/or invasive species? The invasive water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) and water lettuce (Pistia


World Bank Group · 5 February 2024 English

PH-MMDA-268996-CW-RFB / Design and Construction of Water Hyacinth Processing F acility IBRD / 87840 2. Minimizing 2022-04-09 2022-10-25 PH-MMDA-241874-GO-RFQ / Water Hyacinth Equipment in cluding Multi-purpose Shredd er PH-MMDA-383014-GO-RFB / Processing and Conversion of Water Hyacinth into Eco Pots IBRD / 87840 2. Minimizing Solid


CMS: Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals · 30 January 2024 English

These include the African Eurasian Migratory Waterbird Agreement (covering about half the countries), the CMS CAF Action Plan for the Conservation of Migratory Waterbirds and their Habitats (covering all the …

reported freshwater lakes and rivers choked by Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes, reducing feeding and


UNICEF: United Nations Children's Fund · 21 January 2024 English

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solutions, such as biogas and fertilizers from water hyacinth, a mobile application connecting buyers and


CBD: Convention on Biological Diversity · 16 January 2024 English

Invites the Expert Group, time permitting and as appropriate, to provide advice on the wording of the list of binary questions, with the support of the Executive Secretary and in …

significantly correlated, as in the case of the water hyacinth. 52 Sven Bacher and others, “Socioeconomic


CBD: Convention on Biological Diversity · 21 December 2023 English

Invites the Expert Group, time permitting and as appropriate, to provide advice on the wording of the list of binary questions, with the support of the Executive Secretary and in …

significantly correlated, as in the case of the water hyacinth. 52 Sven Bacher and others, “Socioeconomic


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