How you care for your lawn can have a big impact on local waterways.
- Go bagless when you mow and leave the clippings
- Mow at a height of 3 inches or taller
- Manage rainfall runoff to prevent erosion
- University of Minnesota's Yard Care Choices Guide
- Sustainable Urban Landscape Information Series, UMN Extension
- Do It Green! Organic Lawn Care
- 6 Steps for an Organic Lawn
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