How does runoff impact water quality?

How does runoff impact water quality?

During rainfall, the water that hits the earth does not stay there. It will run off wherever it hits, running downhill into our waterways. Rain is essential to replenish the groundwater and fill the rivers and lakes. Still, it also leads to erosion and frequently...
Rain Garden Demonstration 2022

Rain Garden Demonstration 2022

On May 21st at Beach 6, the Lake Mohawk Preservation Foundation hosted a live Rain Garden Demonstration to provide an overview of the benefits of rain gardens on lake properties. A Rain Garden is nature’s water filter. Rain gardens are shallow landscaped...
Earth Day Cleanup 2022

Earth Day Cleanup 2022

The Lake Mohawk Preservation Foundation, with the help of our community, helped celebrate Earth Day by beautifying our neighborhood and preventing waste from entering our lakes during spring and summer rains. We kicked off the event at 8:30 AM on Saturday, April 23,...