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Invasive Hydrilla aquatic plant in Florida waters

Invasive Hydrilla aquatic plant in Florida waters

Oh, what we got here? Oh . . . Hello, I’m Dr. Jim Cuda, a State Extension Specialist with the University of Florida/IFAS Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences. In my hand, here is Hydrilla Hydrilla is a submersed aquatic plant native to Southeast Asia that was intentionally introduced into Florida as an aquarium plant …

How to Clean, Drain and Dry Your Boat

How to Clean, Drain and Dry Your Boat

Ah. Recreating on the water. The perfect way to slow down, reconnect with the outdoors and pick up hitchhikers? What the!? The introduction of aquatic hitchhikers, also known as aquatic invasive species, to a new ecosystem, can lead to widespread loss of habitat, threatening wildlife that depend on healthy habitats for survival. What can we …

Are Mermaids Real?

Are Mermaids Real?

Hey guys welcome back to my channel. Today, we are going to be talking about Mermaids and this is such a highly requested topic you guys, you guys, are always asking me to do a video on mermaids And I honestly didn’t really know much about it before I started researching it and pretty interesting …

My Pond – Ecosystem song | Mister C (Songs #1)

My Pond – Ecosystem song | Mister C (Songs #1)

Awwww, I love sitting here on my porch in the evening, just enjoying the sun, watching it set. There’s nothing like it. Well, here’s a little story that I like to tell, All the organisms in my yard think it’s really swell. It’s about a water ecosystem of which I’m fond And that water ecosystem …

Fresh Water in the Arctic — Changing Planet

Fresh Water in the Arctic — Changing Planet

ANNE THOMPSON, reporting: The Arctic can be a harsh and forbidding place. But this ice-covered ocean, the Earth’s smallest, is feeling big impacts from a warming world with scientists recording unprecedented changes in the balance of fresh and salt water. RICHARD KRISHFIELD (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution): The Arctic is a key. I mean, it’s one …

Water Pollution | #aumsum

Water Pollution | #aumsum

Our topic for today is Water Pollution. Contamination of water by harmful substances, which affects life on earth, is termed as water pollution. Due to human activities, our water is getting more and more polluted day by day. Household garbage is disposed into various sources of water. Many people perform their domestic activities like bathing, …

Lake Temperatures — Changing Planet

Lake Temperatures — Changing Planet

ANNE THOMPSON, reporting: Lake Superior is the greatest of the Great Lakes, the deepest, the coldest, and the largest. On the border between the United States and Canada, it covers more square miles than any other freshwater lake in the world. Dr. JAY AUSTIN (University of Minnesota Duluth): Lake Superior is a very large, very …