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April 4, 2018 | Protect your livestock from potential illness carried in pasture ponds. Protect pasture ponds from erosion and contamination caused by livestock.
April 2, 2018 | Plants in your pond balance your pond’s ecosystem. Aquatic plants offer food, shelter and environment for fish in ponds.
March 20, 2018 | Making sound water management decisions depends on understanding Michigan’s water resources and the fundamentals of water science. Local elected and appointed officials can get decision and placemaking support from Water School training event.
February 14, 2018 | Planning for lakeshore landscaping should begin when you start thinking about spring planting.
January 31, 2018 | Putting anything in your toilet that does not break down quickly can cause plumbing and septic backups and result in costly repairs.
December 28, 2017 | Use these tips to make sure your house is decorated nicely, while still being safe.
November 17, 2017 | Urban and suburban landscapes with short grass and few predators offer food and protection for Canada geese. Lush lawns along lakes and in golf courses are highly attractive to this bird.
October 23, 2017 | Warm weather, fertilizers, and excessive plant growth can decrease the oxygen levels in our lakes, rivers, and ponds.
September 12, 2017 | Aquatic invasive species super plants! Withstanding acidic soil, variable light conditions, flooding and, multiplying beyond control in a single year.
August 24, 2017 | Every voice is an important voice. Take this opportunity to weigh in on the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement action plan for phosphorous reduction in Lake Erie.