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Lawn Care Tips that Affect Stormwater

You don't have to spend so much time maintaining your lawn. Mowing, watering, fertilizing & raking your yard less, in addition to using no pesticides, is a great way to make your lawn healthy and environmentally friendly.

Using these tactics will produce less stormwater runoff after it rains, meaning fewer chemicals flowing into the City’s storm drain system and fewer pollutants going into our lakes, creeks and the Mississippi River. The following websites have more information on lawn care:

Last updated Feb 21, 2018



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