University of Georgia. Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.Provides state, county, point and GIS data. Maps can be downloaded and shared.
DOI. USGS. Wetland and Aquatic Research Center.Provides detailed collection information as well as animated map.
USDA. APHIS. Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey. National Agricultural Pest Information System.
USDA. APHIS. Plant Protection and Quarantine.
Includes species listed as a Federal Noxious Weed under the Plant Protection Act, which makes it illegal in the U.S. to import or transport between States without a permit.
The section below contains selected highly relevant resources for this species, organized by source. To view all related content for this species, click on "View all resources for species" in the top left of this page.
Council or Task Force
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, Galveston Bay Estuary Program; Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC).
State and Local Government
- Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Salvinia molesta. [Accessed Sep 10, 2014].
- McFarland, D.G., L.S. Nelson, M.J. Grodowitz, R.M. Smart, and C.S. Owens. 2004. Salvinia molesta D. S. Mitchell (Giant Salvinia) in the United States: A review of species ecology and approaches to management (PDF | 3.37 MB) (ERDC/EL SR-04-2) Jacksonville, Fla.: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Aquatic Plant Control Research Program.