Putting loosestrife beetles to work

Putting loosestrife beetles to work

By Allene Smith, Land Steward A single purple loosestrife plant can produce roughly 2.5 million seeds. With that staggering number in mind, it is no surprise to hear that it out-competes native vegetation, which affects the food source and nesting habitats of native wetland fowl and other animals. Thus, every purple loosestrife plant brings with […]