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Volunteers in Action

Fighting the Invasive Plant Purple Loosestrife

Reserve staff, Jug Bay Wetland Sanctuary staff and volunteers, and other partners have come together in the fight against the invasive plant, Purple Loosestrife, in the marshes of Jug Bay. Biological control, chemical control, and mechanical removal of the plant are three main methods used in controlling Purple Loosestrife. Learn more about these various efforts to reduce the occurrence of Purple Loosestrife at Jug Bay through the video link below.