University of Maryland Extension

sediment

Chesapeake Bay

Water flowing from your landscape after rain or during irrigation can pick up sediments, fertilizers and other chemicals that pollute streams, rivers and lakes, and the Chesapeake Bay. The yard care practices you follow can lead to healthier plants and create a landscape that traps pollutants...
Maintained by the IET Department of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. © 2017. Web Accessibility