Useful Links

Plants & Runoff

For further information regarding native plants, buffer zones, other runoff reduction practices, visit the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources’ runoff webpage.

Rain Gardens

The Blue Thumb website also provides valuable information about rain gardens, shoreline stabilization and rain gardens. It includes a native plant selector with pictures and further details about native species.

Stormwater Management

If you’re interested in finding out more about invasive species, stormwater management, erosion control, or other resource-related topics, check out the Polk County Land and Water Resources Department’s website.