Yard Care Series: Shoreline Plants and Landscaping


Author(s) Dan Wilson, Gary Korb

Shoreland development can have profound effects on water quality. These can be minimized, however, with a landscaping plan that emphasizes lawns less and incorporates a variety of plants adapted to conditions near the water's edge. This publication offers suggestions for getting started and an extensive list of plants suited to Wisconsin's streambanks and lakeshores (16 pages).

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