Shoreland management

Shoreland Habitat Restoration Project sign This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. - download an example of the sign art to use in creating signs for your projects.

 

What every water gardener and shoreline restorer should know about invasive aquatic plants This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (973Kb)


Score Your Shore:
a citizen shoreline description survey

shoreland drawing Score Your Shore is a tool to assess habitat conditions of developed lake lots. The protocol is designed for use by lakeshore property owners to self-assess habitat and stewardship on their land and adjacent aquatic areas. This tool may also be used by organizations, such as lake associations, to assess multiple sites on a lake. Score Your Shore provides an objective and systematic method to assess the type, quantity and quality of the existing shoreland habitat.

The Score Your Shore tool will enable you to:

The following self-guided materials are available to view and download, free of charge. Groups may adapt these basic materials to meet their specific assessment needs.