Tips for Water-Friendly Yard Care

How can you take care of your lawn AND protect our waters?
You might be surprised at just how simple it can be.

rain-on-grassIf you’re working on fall clean-up like most residents, there are some things you should know that can help improve the quality of Diamond Lake and other lakes & streams.

Responsible, low-impact turf care is easy, and generally less expensive than using chemical fertilizers, herbicides, and pesticides that pollute our lakes and streams.  This article, courtesy of the Minnehaha Creek Watershed District, provides tips & tricks for ensuring that caring for your little patch of green also cares for the water ecosystems.

Get the scoop before you rake!