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Various Reports available in pdf. Highlighted links below are for pdf or htlm articles. Note - this page only includes literature cited in the text - see online documents for our most recent publications.

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Creed Jr., R. P. 2000a. The weevil-watermilfoil interaction at different spatial scales: what we know and what we need to know. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 38: 78-81. Abstract and pdf from JAPM. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

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Creed, R. P., and S. P. Sheldon. 1993a. The effect of feeding by a North American weevil, Euhrychiopsis lecontei, on Eurasian watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum). Aquatic Botany 45: 245-256.

Creed, R. P., and S. P. Sheldon. 1993b. The effect of the weevil Euhrychiopsis lecontei on Eurasian Watermilfoil: results from Brownington Pond and Norton Brook Pond. Pages 99-117 in Proceedings, 27th Annual Meeting of the Aquatic Plant Control Research Program. Misc. Paper A-93-2, Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS.

Creed, R. P., and S. P. Sheldon. 1994a. Aquatic weevils (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) associated with northern watermilfoil (Myriophyllum sibiricum) in Alberta, Canada. Entomological News 105: 98-102. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

Creed, R. P., and S. P. Sheldon. 1994b. The effect of two herbivorous insect larvae on Eurasian watermilfoil. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 32: 21-26. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

Creed, R. P., and S. P. Sheldon. 1994c. Potential for a native weevil to serve as a biological control agent for Eurasian watermilfoil. U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Aquatic Plant Control Research Program, Technical Report A-94-7, Vicksburg, MS.

Creed, R. P., and S. P. Sheldon. 1995. Weevils and watermilfoil: did a North American herbivore cause the decline of an exotic plant? Ecological Applications 5: 1113-1121.Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

Creed, R. P., S. P. Sheldon, and D. M. Cheek. 1992. The effect of herbivore feeding on the buoyancy of Eurasian watermilfoil. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 30: 75-76. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

Crowell, W., N. Troelstrup, L. Queen, and J. Perry. 1994. Effects of harvesting on plant communities dominated by Eurasian watermilfoil in Lake Minnetonka, MN. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 32: 56-60.

Crowell, W.J. 1999. Minnesota DNR tests the use of 2,4-D in managing Eurasian watermilfoil. Aquatic Nuisance Species Digest 3(4): 42-43; 46. In pdf

Crowell, W. 2000. Minnesota's Eurasian watermilfoil program. Lake Line 20(1): 37-41.

Dietz, W. G. 1896. Revision of the genera and species of Ceutorhynchini inhabiting North America. Trans. Am. Ent. Soc. 23: 387-480.

Exotic Species Programs. 1993. Ecologically harmful exotic aquatic plant and wild animal species in Minnesota: annual report for 1993. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, St. Paul, MN.

Exotic Species Programs. 1994. Ecologically harmful exotic aquatic plant and wild animal species in Minnesota: annual report for 1994. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, St. Paul, MN.

Exotic Species Programs. 1996. Ecologically harmful exotic aquatic plant and wild animal species in Minnesota: annual report for 1996. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, St. Paul, MN.

Exotic Species Programs. 1999. Ecologically harmful exotic aquatic plant and wild animal species in Minnesota: annual report for 1998. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, St. Paul, MN.

Exotic Species Programs. 2000. Ecologically harmful exotic aquatic plant and wild animal species in Minnesota: annual report for 1999. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, St. Paul, MN.

Getsinger, K.D., A. G. Poovey, W.F. James, R. M. Stewart, M.J. Grodowitz, M.J. Maceina, and R.M. Newman. 2002. Management of Eursasian watermilfoil in Houghton Lake, Michigan: workshop summary. Technical Report ERDC/EL TR-02-24, U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Vicksburg, MS. 88 pgs.In pdf (is big)

Getsinger, K., M. D. Moore, E. Dibble, E. Kafcas, M. Maceina, V. Mudrak, C. Lembi, J. Madsen, R. M. Stewart, L. Anderson, W. Haller, C. Layne, A. Cofrancesco, R. Newman, F. Nibling, K. Engelhardt. 2004. Best Management Practices Handbook for Aquatic Plant Management in Support of Fish and Wildlife Habitat. Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration Foundation, Lansing, MI. 47 pgs. Available online

Grace, J. B., and R. G. Wetzel. 1978. The production biology of Eurasian watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum L.): a review. J. Aquat. Plant Manage. 16: 1-11.

Jester, L. 1996. Wisconsin milfoil weevil study update. U.S. Department of the Interior U.S.G.S. Biological fishery Research Unit, Summer Activities, Stevens Point, WI.

Jester, L. L., M. A. Bozek, and S. P. Sheldon. 1997a. Researching the use of an aqutic weevil for biological control of Eurasian water milfoil in Wisconsin. Lakeline 17: 18-19; 32-34.

Jester, L. L., M. A. Bozek, S. P. Sheldon, and D. R. Helsel. 1997b. New records for Euhrychiopsis lecontei (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and their densities in Wisconsin lakes. Gr. Lakes Entomol. 30: 169-176. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

Jester, L. L., M. A. Bozek, D. R. Helsel, and S. P. Sheldon. 2000. Euhrychiopsis lecontei distribution, abundance, and experimental augmentations for Eurasian watermilfoil control in Wisconsin lakes. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 38: 88-97. Abstract and pdf from JAPM

Johnson, R. L. 1995a. Monitoring aquatic vegetation in Tompkins County: Project completion report SFY 1993-1994. Section of Ecology and Systematics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

Johnson, R. L. 1995b. Monitoring aquatic vegetation in Seneca County: Project completion report. Section of Ecology and Systematics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

Johnson, R. L., E. M. Gross, and N. G. Hairston Jr. 1998. Decline of the invasive submersed macrophyte Myriophyllum spicatum (Haloragaceae) associated with herbivory by larvae of Acentria ephemerella (Lepidoptera). Aquatic Ecology 31: 273-282.

Johnson, R. L., P. J. van Duesen, J. A. Toner, and N. G. Hairston Jr. 2000. Eurasian watermilfoil biomass associated with insect herbivores in New York. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 38(2): 82-88. Abstract and pdf from APMS. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

Kangasniemi, B. J. 1983. Observations on herbivorous insects that feed on Myriophyllum spicatum in British Columbia. Lake restoration, protection and management, Proceedings of the Second Annual Conference of the North American Lake Management Society, US EPA, EPA 440/5-83-001.

Kangasniemi, B. J., and D. R. Oliver. 1983. Chironomidae (Diptera) associated with Myriophyllum spicatum in Okanagan Valley lakes, British Columbia. Canadian Entomologist 115: 1545-1546.

Kangasniemi, B., H. Speier, and P. Newroth. 1993. Review of Eurasian watermilfoil biocontrol by the milfoil midge. Pages 17-22 in Proceedings, 27th Annual Meeting of the Aquatic Plant Control Research Program. Misc. Paper A-93-2, Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS.

Krischik, V.A., R. M. Newman, and J. F. Kyhl. . 1997. Managing aquatic plants in Minnesota lakes. Minnesota Extension Service, University of Minnesota, Extension Circular FO-6955-C, St. Paul, MN.

LaZerte, B.D. and J.E. Szalados. 1982. Stable carbon isotope ratio of submerged freshwater macrophytes. Limnology and Oceanography 27:413-418.

Lillie, R. A. 1996. A quantitative survey of the floating-leafed and subersed macrophytes of Fish Lake, Dane County, Wisconsin. Trans. Wisc. Acad. Arts Lett. 84: 111-125.

Lillie, R. A. 2000. Temporal and spatial changes in milfoil distribution and biomass associated with weevils in Fish Lake, WI. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 38: 98-104.Abstract and pdf from JAPM. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

MacRae, I. V., and R. A. Ring. 1993. Life history of Cricotopus myriophylli Oliver (Diptera: Chironomidae) in the Okanagan Valley, British Columbia. Canadian Entomologist 125: 979-985.

MacRae, I. V., N. N. Winchester, and R. A. Ring. 1989. An evaluation of Cricotopus myriophylli as a potential biocontrol for Eurasian watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum). Acta Biol. Debr. Oecol. Hung. 3: 241-248.

MacRae, I. V., N. N. Winchester, and R. A. Ring. 1990. Feeding activity and host preference of the milfoil midge, Cricotopus myriophylli Oliver (Diptera: Chironomidae). Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 28: 89-92.

Madsen, J. D. 1993. Control points in the phenological cycle of Eurasian watermilfoil. US Army Corps of Engineers, Waterways Experiment Station, Vol A-93-1, Vicksburg, MS.

Madsen, J. D. 1995. Simulation technology team overview. Pages 283-285 in Proceedings, 29th Annual Meeting of the Aquatic Plant Control Research Program. Misc. Paper A-95-3, Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS.

Madsen, J. D. 1998. Predicting invasion success of Eurasian watermilfoil. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 36: 28-32. A pdf version of the Aquatic Plant Control Research Program Report on which this was based

Madsen, J. D. 1999. A Quantitative Approach to Predict Potential Nonindigenous Aquatic Plant Species Problems. ANS Update 5(4):1. In pdf.

Madsen, J.D. 2000. Advantages and disadvantages of aquatic plant management. Lake Line 20(1): 22-34.

Madsen, J. D., H. A. Crosson, K. S. Hamel, M. A. Hilovsky, and C. H. Welling. 2000. Panel Discussion - Management of Eurasian watermilfoil in the United States using native insects: State regulatory and management issues. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 38: 121-124. Abstract and pdf from JAPM. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

Madsen, J. D., J. W. Sutherland, J. A. Bloomfield, L. W. Eichler, and C. W. Boylen. 1991. The decline of native vegetation under dense Eurasian watermilfoil canopies. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 29: 94-99. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

Mazzei, K.C., R.M. Newman, A. Loos, and D.W. Ragsdale. 1999. Developmental rates of the native milfoil weevil, Euhrychiopsis lecontei, and damage to Eurasian watermilfoil at constant temperatures. Biological Control 16:139-143. In pdf

McComas, S. 1993. Lakesmarts: the first lake maintenance handbook. Terrene Institute, Washington, DC.

Newman, R. M. 1991. Herbivory and detritivory on freshwater macrophytes by invertebrates: a review. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 10: 89-114.

Newman, R.M. 2004. Invited Review – Biological control of Eurasian watermilfoil by aquatic insects: basic insights from an applied problem. Archiv für Hydrobiologie 159 (2): 145 - 184. Abstract (and access to pdf if you have subscription)

Newman, R.M. and D.D. Biesboer. 2000. A decline of Eurasian watermilfoil in Minnesota associated with the milfoil weevil, Euhrychiopsis lecontei. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 38(2): 105-111. Abstract and pdf from APMS. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

Newman, R. M., and L. M. Maher. 1995. New records and distribution of aquatic insect herbivores of watermilfoils (Haloragaceae: Myriophyllum spp.) in Minnesota. Entomological News 106: 6-12. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

Newman, R. M., and D. W. Ragsdale. 1995. Evaluation of insects as biological control agents for Eurasian watermilfoil. Completion Report to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Ecological Services, St. Paul, MN.

Newman, R. M., K. L. Holmberg, D. D. Biesboer, and B. G. Penner. 1996. Effects of a potential biocontrol agent, Euhrychiopsis lecontei, on Eurasian watermilfoil in experimental tanks. Aquatic Botany 53: 131-150. In pdf (is big)

Newman, R. M., M. E. Borman, and S. W. Castro. 1997. Developmental performance of the weevil Euhrychiopsis lecontei on native and exotic watermilfoil hostplants. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 16: 627-634. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

Newman, R.M., D.W. Ragsdale and D.D. Biesboer. 1997. Can Eurasian watermilfoil be managed in Minnesota by biological control with native or naturalized insects? Fourth Progress Report to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Ecological Services, St. Paul, MN.

Newman, R.M., D.W. Ragsdale and D.D. Biesboer. 1999. Factors influencing the control of Eurasian watermilfoil with native or naturalized insects. Completion Report to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Ecological Services. 55 pgs. In pdf

Newman, R.M., D.W. Ragsdale and D.D. Biesboer. 2000. Factors influencing the control of Eurasian watermilfoil with native or naturalized insects. Second Progress Report for 1999-2001 to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Ecological Services. 29 pgs. In pdf

Newman, R.M., D.W. Ragsdale and D.D. Biesboer. 2001. Factors influencing the control of Eurasian watermilfoil with native or naturalized insects. June 2001 Progress Report to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Ecological Services. 47 pgs. In pdf.

Newman, R. M., D. W. Ragsdale, A. Milles and C. Oien. 2001. Overwinter habitat and the relationship of overwinter to in-lake densities of the milfoil weevil, Euhrychiopsis lecontei, a Eurasian watermilfoil biological control agent. Journal of the Aquatic Plant Management Society 39(1): 63- 67. Abstract and pdf from APMS. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

Newman, R. M., D. C. Thompson, and D. B. Richman. 1998. Conservation strategies for the biological control of weeds. Pages 371-396 in P. Barbosa (ed). Conservation Biological Control. Academic Press, New York, NY.

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Sheldon, S. P. 1997. Investigations on the potential use of an aquatic weevil to control Eurasian watermilfoil. Lake and Reservoir Management 13: 79-88.

Sheldon, S. P., and R. P. Creed. 1995. Use of a native insect as a biological control for an introduced weed. Ecological Applications 5: 1122-1132. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

Sheldon, S. P., and L. M. O'Bryan. 1996a. Life history of the weevil Euhrychiopsis lecontei, a potential biological control agent of Eurasian watermilfoil. Entomological News 107: 16-22. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

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Solarz, S.L. and R.M. Newman. 2001. Variation in hostplant preference and performance by the milfoil weevil Euhrychiopsis lecontei Dietz exposed to native and exotic watermilfoils. Oecologia 126: 66-75. Oecologia: online August 2000. In pdf.

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Tamayo, M., C. W. O'Brien, R. P. Creed, C. E. Grue, and K. Hamel. 1999. Distribution and classification of aquatic weevils (Coleoptera : Curculionidae) in the genus Euhrychiopsis in Washington State. Entomological News 110: 103-112.

Tamayo, M., C. E. Grue, and K. Hamel. 2000. Relationship between water quality, watermilfoil frequency, and weevil distribution in the State of Washington. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 38(2): 112-116. Abstract and pdf from APMS. Abstract and pdf of entire article from SGNIS

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