Four simple steps to protect lake water quality
Want to make a difference by protecting lake water quality?
Crow Wing County reports there are four simple things people can do to help the health of surface waters:
■ Manage runoff with landscaping. Use rain gardens, berms, natural depressions to collect water and trap pollutants before they reach the water. Roots absorb nutrients and slow erosion. Berms can direct runoff to a rain garden.
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