Essex Rivers Hub

Floating Pennywort has been most recently recorded on this water body in 2009. Floating Pennywort covers the surface of the river, blocking out natural light and causing the plants below to die. The dead plants then rot down, removing the oxygen from the river. Floating Pennywort also causes trouble for boats, making the river very difficult to navigate.

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