How much fertilizer does my grass need and why does it matter?
There is no way to know how much fertilizer and what type is needed without testing the soil. Soil testing kits can save the owner money by showing that less fertilizer is needed and preserve the environment at the same time. Excess fertilizer is washed away by rainfall. Once the excess fertilizer reaches lakes and streams, it is consumed by plants such as algae. This can lead to algae blooms, where the entire surface of a lake is covered with algae.

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1. What is the $12.5 on my utility bill used for?
2. What if I have flooding problems?
3. Where can I find information on how to deal with basement seepage?
4. Where can I discharge my sump pump?
5. Where can my downspouts discharge?
6. When, where, and how can I drain my swimming pool and why does it matter?
7. What is non-point source pollution and why is it important?
8. How can I help prevent storm water pollution?
9. What is erosion and why does it matter?
10. When do I need an erosion control permit?
11. Why are natural habitats important?
12. Where should I wash my car and why?
13. How can I help prevent algae in ponds and lakes?
14. How much fertilizer does my grass need and why does it matter?
15. What are hazardous materials?
16. Where can I dispose of yard waste or hazardous materials?
17. What is MS4GP (EPA Phase II) and how does it affect me?