Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station | [Cooperative Extension of Morris County]

Aquatic Invasive Species

Water Chestnut

Water Chestnut Fact sheet-

Information about the biology, ecology, and management measures of water chestnut.

Water Chestnut Presentation

You can use this presentation to enhance your knowledge of water chestnut.


Water Chestnut Reporting Form

If you think you have found water chestnut in a local water body please report it using this form


Water Chestnut Speaker's Bureau

This group schedules speakers to provide presentations on water chestnut identification and management.


Fact sheet: Hand pulling Water Chestnuts-

Find information on how to coordinate a volunteer effort to remove water chestnut by hand pulling.


To see where water chestnut is statewide visit New Jersey Invasive Species Strike Team at


For more information contact:

Pat Rector

Environmental and Resource Management Agent

Morris and Somerset Counties

973-285-8300 x225