Category Archives: Lakes

Frozen Lake and Shore

Just before Lake Winnebago froze ice and wind and waves drove water up on to rocks, plants and everything where it froze in layers.  

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Clonal Growth of Plants

All higher wetland plants reproduce sexually through seeds and spores, but asexual reproduction is just as, or even more important than sexual reproduction in some species.  Sumbergent aquatic plants often reproduce when broken into pieces by environmental conditions like waves … Continue reading

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Natural Seed Banks

Natural Seed Banks There are manmade seed banks in the news lately, but nature has had its own seed banks for millions of years.  A natural seed bank is composed of the dormant seeds that lie in soil or sediment … Continue reading

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