Cookie cutter on Orange Lake

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Cookie cutter on Orange Lake

Changes in aquatic plant communities are monitored to evaluate management strategies such as mechanical control of nuisance floating vegetation.

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FWC Facts:
The star coral may live for several centuries and grow to the size of an automobile. Its growth rate ranges from about 1/4 inch to 3/4 inch of yearly outward expansion.

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