What Eats Duckweed?


Duckweed, as the name suggests is food to ducks and fish as well as several species of birds. Duckweed also supplies shelter and protection for aquatic animals like the frogs, fish, insects, crustaceans, snakes and others animals.
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Pigs, deer, elephants, bobcats, ducks and a few other birds will eat duckweed. There are also fish that will eat duckweed, including carp. You can find more information here: http://schmidling.com/duckwd.htm
Duckweed are floating plants that are found in ponds and marshes. Frogs, birds, fish and many other animals eat duckweed and use it as a source of shelter. You can find more information here: http://www.fcps.edu/islandcreekes/ecology/duckweed.htm
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Duckweed is a floating plant that is normally found in fresh water. Ducks, Koi, and other fish will eat duckweed as a big part of their diets.
Several semi-aquatic bird species consume duckweed, including mallards (Anas platyrhynchos) wood ducks (Aix sponsa) and Canada geese (Branta canadensis) According to Fairfax County
duck weed is a plant it dosent "eat" anything.
Although Koi, Goldfish and really almost any other type of fish will eat it, this stuff reproduces like crazy! I'm afraid if it's that bad, the only thing you can do is scoop it out
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