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Water hyacinth in a lake in southern North Carolina
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Water hyacinth in a lake in southern North Carolina

Entirely local, driving my hybrid car and exploring what's nearby but nevertheless fascinating. Sharing what I see with people in other places. This is a water hyacinth; native to Asia but now in the US and damaging the environment they invade, unless they are tightly controlled. One of the world's fastest growing species.

TAGS: Lake, Marsh, North Carolina

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Bolivia, North Carolina, United States of America
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© sarah towne.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2016
Total Views: 65
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 15, 2016, 8:51 p.m.
Camera Model: Lunar
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f8
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PHOTO LOCATION Sunset Beach, North Carolina, United States of America