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.
The section below contains highly relevant resources for this species, organized by source. Or, to display all related content view all resources for Water Hyacinth.
Council or Task Force
California Invasive Plant Council.
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, Galveston Bay Estuary Program; Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC).
State and Local Government
Indiana Department of Natural Resources.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.
- Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Eichhornia crassipes. [Accessed Sep 10, 2014].
- Toft, J.D., C.A Simenstad, J.R. Cordell, and L.F. Grimaldo. 2003. The effects of introduced water hyacinth on habitat structure, invertebrate assemblages, and fish diets. Estuaries 26(3):746-758.
- Zhang, Y., D. Zhang, and S.C. Barrett. 2010. Genetic uniformity characterizes the invasive spread of water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes), a clonal aquatic plant. Molecular Ecology 19(9):1774-1786.