There are many things you can do as a landowner to help keep our lakes clean. Even if you don’t live directly on the water, the actions that you take on your property can affect water quality. Did you know, soil erosion carries phosphorus into waterbodies triggering algae blooms?
Some of the most important things you can do as a landowner are:
Leave shoreline plants or add more
Maintain gravel roads and driveway
Use erosion control during construction
Pump your septic
Minimize your lawn
Check out some of the links below or on the left to see what you can do!