Aquatic Plants

COVID-19 Update – June 11, 2021

As of Friday, June 11, Greater Sudbury will enter step one of the Province’s Roadmap to Reopen. The roadmap outlines a three-step plan to safely and gradually ease public health measures and reopen the province. 

Seven municipal beaches are set to open with lifeguard supervision beginning Saturday, June 19, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.


The following is a list of the documented aquatic plants in Whitewater Lake:

  • Broad-Leaved Arrowhead
  • Cattail
  • Duckweed
  • Flat-Stemmed Pondweed
  • Floating Arrowhead
  • Floating-Leaved Burreed
  • Floating-Leaved Pondweed
  • Hardstem Bulrush
  • Large-Fruited Burreed
  • Large-Leaved Pondweed
  • Northern Water Milfoil
  • Pickerelweed
  • Richardson's Pondweed
  • Sago Pondweed
  • Slender Pondweed
  • Sweet Flag Calamus
  • Water Marigold
  • Water Plantain
  • Water Smartweed
  • White Water Lily
  • Wild Celery (Tape Grass)
  • Yellow Pond Lily