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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Infrastructure Development Investment Program for Tourism – Tranche 1: Project Completion Report

ADB · 28 January 2021 English

Project or program completion reports evaluate design, implementation and performance of a project or program, and provide an overall assessment and recommendations. This document dated January 2021 is provided for …

economic and social empowerment. Punjab: Water hyacinth craft products marketing scheme through interlinkage


Dhaka Environmentally Sustainable Water Supply Project: Environmental Monitoring Report (January-June 2020)

ADB · 22 November 2020 English

Environmental monitoring reports describe the environmental issues or mitigation measures of a project. This document dated November 2020 is provided for the ADB project 42173-013 in Bangladesh.

Ensure O&M contractor meets cleaning of water hyacinth, weeds around the water abstraction screens


Eastern Africa - AFRICA EAST- P075941- AFR RI-Regional Rusumo Falls Hydroelectric Project …

World Bank Group · 17 November 2020 English

June2016 8,000.00 SSS Prior 26/04/2016 18 Water Hyacinth 25,000.0 IC Post 11/07/2016 1 The assignments -186343- CW-RFB / Construction of Fighting water hyacinth system in Rusumo Area IDA / 52950 A3



Eastern Africa - AFRICA EAST- P075941- AFR RI-Regional Rusumo Falls Hydroelectric Project …

World Bank Group · 14 October 2020 English

June2016 8,000.00 SSS Prior 26/04/2016 18 Water Hyacinth 25,000.0 IC Post 11/07/2016 1 The assignments -186343- CW-RFB / Construction of Fighting water hyacinth system in Rusumo Area IDA / 52950 A3


South Africa aims to stop marine litter at its source

UNEP · 4 September 2020

two-year project. The booms have the added benefit of trapping invasive species, like the exotic water hyacinth, before they take root in waterways. “If we want a clean ocean, we must change our behavior on


Eastern Africa - AFRICA EAST- P075941- AFR RI-Regional Rusumo Falls Hydroelectric Project …

World Bank Group · 18 August 2020 English

June2016 8,000.00 SSS Prior 26/04/2016 18 Water Hyacinth 25,000.0 IC Post 11/07/2016 1 The assignments -186343- CW-RFB / Construction of Fighting water hyacinth system in Rusumo Area IDA / 52950 A3


Kenya - Country Environmental Analysis

World Bank Group · 18 June 2020 English

The Kenya Country Environmental Analysis (CEA) presents recent findings and trends on key environmental challenges and opportunities. The CEA identifies a set of recommendations that are necessary to both strengthen …

management of aquatic invasive species (e.g., water hyacinth) or the cost of water degradation in the NNE


Eastern Africa - AFRICA- P075941- AFR RI-Regional Rusumo Falls Hydroelectric Project - …

World Bank Group · 16 June 2020 English

June2016 8,000.00 SSS Prior 26/04/2016 18 Water Hyacinth 25,000.0 IC Post 11/07/2016 1 The assignments


Towards Climate Resilient Environmental and Natural Resources Management in the Lake Victoria …

World Bank Group · 14 June 2020 English

This report is a synthesis of the key findings and results of the four technical reports, with a focus on the assessment of Climate Resilience (CR) contributed by ENRM measures. …

use practices and soil erosion. As a result, water hyacinth, which is a notorious invasive species affecting use practices and soil erosion. As a result, water hyacinth, which is a notorious invasive species affecting levels could cause increased eutrophication and water hyacinth invasion. • If levels are too low to allow


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