Homeowner Guide to Make Your Property Bay Friendly

Sample public education and outreach document.  Intended for residential audiences, this manual explains how lawn care practices impact water quality in the Chesapeake Bay and provides guidance on fostering a Bay-friendly property (with tips on implementing rain gardens, conservation landscaping, tree planting, rain barrels, and permeable hardscapes).

Author: 
Chesapeake Stormwater Network
Date published: 
2013
Keywords: 
MSM, MS4, Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System, Goals, outreach