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Galerucella beetle life stages (calendar)

Educational video from Cornell

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Galerucella life cycle in a wetland habitat

Other websitesoffering purple loosestrife information include:

National Sea Grant College Program
DNR page
DNR invasive species control page
Illinois Natural History

Michigan State University

Purple Loosestrife Information Manuals:
4-H Leaders Guide "Biological Control of Purple Loosestrife" - 4-H 918 online
4-H Youth Guide "Biological Control of Purple Loosestrife" - 4-H 917 online

Paper copies: Agricultural Communication Service
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