Details of the Outreach Product

Title: Use Phosphorus-Free Lawn Fertilizer to Protect Minnesota Lakes and Rivers
Type: Fact Sheet
State: Minnesota
Agency: Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
St. Paul, MN, 55155-4194
Primary Contact/Email: MOEA - Contact may be out of date
Description: Minnesota has recently passed a statewide law that restricts the use of lawn fertilizers containing phosphorus, the primary nutrient that turns lakes green with algae. Fact sheets explains how to find and use phosphorus-free fertilizer.
Permission Comments: Permission is granted for other organizations or individuals to replicate and use the files as long as the source is sited. Contact the Permission Contact listed for information on siting the source. Email:
Contact for Permission: Education Clearinghouse, (651) 215 - 0232
Year: 2004
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