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What’s That Weed?

Introduced species:  Purple Loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria) Characteristics Purple loosestrife is an herbaceous perennial, native to Europe, Asia, and northwest Africa, typically growing 1-1.5 m (3-5 feet) tall.  The plant is […]

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Dragonfly Days Take Flight

JCWC’s newest nature program proves a success Summer brings glittering, buzzing, glorious dragonflies to the banks of Johnson Creek. To celebrate these beautiful insects, Johnson Creek Watershed Council recently launched […]

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eDNA Results Are In!

At the end of April Johnson Creek Watershed Council staff headed out to Leach Botanical Garden in search of salmon. Well… salmon DNA. The goal of Johnson Creek’s eDNA program […]

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What’s That “Weed?”

Introduced species: Emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis) So, no, this is not a weed. What’s That Weed is making way this month for an all-points bulletin: Emerald ash borer (EAB) […]

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