MSU-Extension Soil Testing Information
MSU-Extension Turfgrass Science website has hundreds of tips, fact sheets and downloads on pests, weeds and turf care for a great looking lawn that will also help protect water quality.
Southeastern Oakland County Resource Recovery Authority (SOCRRA)Comprehensive information on lawn and garden care to protect water quality and wildlife habitat
Earth-Friendly Fertilizer products - recommended by the Healthy Lawns and Gardens Technical Advisory CommitteeList of Endorsed Lawn Care Companies - offers a Healthy Lawn Care Program for Watershed ProtectionBenefits of CompostCompost Fact SheetCompost Pricing
Find out if your community participates in a
Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Program.
Oakland County Plant and Pest Hotline and Diagnostic Center: 248-858-0902National Pesticide Information Center (NPIC) for consumer questions about pesticide impacts: 1-800-858-7378Integrated Pest Management for Nuisance Exotics in Michigan Inland LakesNon-toxic Alternatives to Pesticide Management
Stop FOG from Clogging Your Home Pipes & Entering the Sanitary Sewer System
Proper Tree Mulching PracticesWaterfowl Management
WQ-39: Managing Your Septic System - MSU-Extension Water Quality BulletinA Homeowner's Guide to Septic Systems - US EPA, March 2005Septic System Education resources - Alliance of Rouge Communities Website