About the Portal
If you are looking for ideas about how to improve areas on your property near waterbodies or vegetation near water, see the resources below:
This guide provides helpful tips on how lakeshore residents can protect their water and shorelines. See the “Landscaping” section.
A guide to assessing and planning how to make your wetland or lakefront shoreline more natural.
A primer on softening hard shorelines, lessening a lawn's impact and what to be aware of before making any changes.
Learn more about restoring your stream or river bank using natural materials. Planning and additional resources.
Individual assessments provide lakeshore residents with information and resources about how to better care for their property with both land and water in the equation.
The Septic Sense workshop trains, resources and educates landowners who have private wastewater systems on their property.