2016 South Dakota Legislative Recap

There were a number of bills that in some way could affect conservation and the effort to protect and restore waterways in our state. The bills with the greatest impact are recapped here.

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Cleaning The Big Sioux River With Community Pride

Sioux Falls residents recently pitched in to clean up the Big Sioux! Visit KDLT to learn how Erin Schoenbeck inspired dozens of residents and city officials to take responsibility for their river. The city of Sioux Falls plans to host a volunteer greenway clean up in the middle of May. Watch our calendar of events for details!

Love Your Lawn!

In this article, Dave Swift, golf course superintendent for the Minnehaha Country Club, gives the river conscious lawn enthusiast tips for creating a lush, golf course quality¬†lawn! Swift discusses the benefits of switching from a Kentucky bluegrass blend to fescues, which are much more suited to South Dakota. Click the read more button to unveil Swift’s suggestions for a stellar lawn! Visit Nyberg’s Ace to purchase seeds!

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