For Cleaner Water
       & Fewer Floods  

Using Floating Islands To Clean Our Lakes

  • 10 Apr 2014
  • 6:30 PM
  • Cascade Meadow Wetland and Environmental Science Center, 2900--19th St. NW, Rochester

Using Floating Islands To Clean Our Lakes

Thursday, April 10

6:30 p.m.

by Arlys Freemen

Cascade Meadow Wetlands and Environmental Science Center, 2900 19th Street NW, Rochester

 No one likes to see lime-green algae in their lakes or ponds, but excessive fertilizers from lawns and farms often turn our ponds green. Learn about new technology now in place to use "floating islands" to soak up these excess fertilizers and give our lakes and ponds a clear, natural look once more.


For more information, contact Zumbro Watershed Partnership Education Coordinator Kevin Strauss at 507-993-3411, or ""

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Mailing Address: Zumbro Watershed Partnership, Inc.
12 Elton Hills Drive NW
Rochester, MN 55901

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Phone Number: 507-226-6787

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