Recent Projects

Croton River Hydrilla Control Project, Wetschester County

Little Bear Environmental has managed the Croton River Hydrilla Control Project for NYSDEC since 2018. Project partners include Village of Croton-on-Hudson, NYCDEP, SOLitude Lake Management, and SePRO Corporation. Herbicide treatment has decreased hydrilla by 99% in the Croton River since 2017.

NEAPMS Plant Camp

Join me at the Northeast Aquatic Plant Management Society’s first Plant Camp! September 2022. Click here to learn more and register!

Peconic River Ludwigia peploides Control Project, Suffolk County

Little Bear worked on the team to develop the 5-Year Peconic River Ludwigia peploides Management Plan, which will target the aquatic invasve plants floating-primrose willow (Ludwigia peploides) and European frogbit (Hydrocharis morsus-ranae). Project partners include SOLitude Lake Mangement (2021), The Pond and Lake Connection (2022-2024), and Adirondack Reserach (2022-2026).

Organisms in Trade Virtual Symposium

Long Island-Metro Aquatic Organisms in Trade: Focus on Behavior Change
Virtual Symposium
March 15&16, 20202
Please join us for a virtual symposium focusing on the role aquatic gardening, aquaria, and live markets in invasive species introductions and how to promote behavior change in these target audiences.