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Photos of the Day: Duckweed on Prospect Park Lake

A daily look at Prospect Heights though our lens—and yours. Thanks to Regan Kelly sharing today's shots.

Duckweed makes a striking green surface on Prospect Park Lake. Thanks to Prospect Heights photographer Regan Kelly for sharing today's photos.

See a photo-worthy Prospect Heights moment? Snap a picture on your phone and e-mail it to Amy.Clark@patch.com and I'll put it on the site. (Or Upload it to our Pics & Clips section).

You're Wrong August 27, 2012 at 11:36 AM
It's DUCKWEED not Azolla!!!!!!!!
You're Very Wrong August 27, 2012 at 11:42 AM
Really????? It's DUCKWEED not Azolla!!!!!!!!
Amy Sara Clark August 27, 2012 at 05:39 PM
Thanks for the catch. You're right it is duckweed (btw, Regan Kelly had called it duckweed, this is my mistake). For those wondering about the difference, here's a good explanation from the Prospect Park Alliance -Amy http://www.prospectpark.org/environment/environment-news-updates-post/duckweed?lpid=1553239

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