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Restore Your Shore

Shore Lore: What Will the Neighbors Think?

Seeing Our Shorelines

Our Shoreline - Our Lawn

large home with very large lawn extending to edge of lake

According to one estimate, when the buffer zone concept is used, most lakeside lawns could be reduced 40% and the property would still retain the uses the owner desires.

What is needed, for us and our neighbors, is a deeper awareness of the different dimensions of the shoreline - a new way of looking at the lake - and its potential.

We have developed a visual awareness exercise that will help develop this new aesthetic. Perhaps your friends and neighbors would enjoy taking this survey (next page) with you and sharing their observations.

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