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Lawn and Garden Care

Stormwater friendly lawns and gardens can be a great place for recreation and be part of an environmentally-friendly landscape which reduce chemical fertilizers and encourage water infiltration into the ground. These practices can save money and time for homeowners.

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Did you know

During an average (1 inch) rain event, a 500 sq ft shed or patio will generate 312 gallons of stormwater runoff.

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