WaterMower http://redriverradio.org en State lawmaker from Shreveport wants a new way to kill aquatic weeds http://redriverradio.org/post/state-lawmaker-shreveport-wants-new-way-kill-aquatic-weeds <p>Louisiana Rep. Patrick Williams (D-Shreveport) is trying to draw attention to the invasive aquatic weed&nbsp;giant salvinia that&nbsp;continues to&nbsp;clog many waterways in the state. He invited the inventor of the "WaterMower" to address the House Committee on Natural Resources and Environment during a May 8 hearing. Williams said his constituents want to see results that go beyond chemical sprays and weed eating weevils raised in university research labs.</p><p></p> Wed, 08 May 2013 15:28:42 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 27321 at http://redriverradio.org State lawmaker from Shreveport wants a new way to kill aquatic weeds