arrow arrow_up breadcrumb-chevron-right breadcrumb-home dropdown-arrow-down loader GALogoWUNEP menu read-more-plus rrss-email rrss-facebook rrss-flickr rrss-instagram rrss-linkedin rrss-twitter rrss-vimeo rrss-youtube rrss_google_plus rrss_skype rrss_web pdf search share play close filter-collapse filter edit media_photo_library media_video_library graphics pictures videos collections next

Common Water Hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes), O'ahu, Hawai'i

Eichhornia crassipes is an aquatic plant native to the Amazon basin, and is often considered a highly problematic invasive species outside its native range. Hawai'i as the "capital of invasive species" supports much research on how to eliminate invasive species.

Year: 2016

From album: Nature reserves in Hawaii

Photographer: Peter Prokosch

Tags: flora

Photos included in same album

View all media

Related activities

View all activities