The Lake Stewardship Program has produced several short fact sheets that provide important information to lakeside residents and the public.
Have a question about landscaping with native plants? Check out the Lake Friendly Landscape and Garden fact sheet. Want to know what small lakes allow power boats? Review the Boating Regulations fact sheet. Concerned about non-native plants invading your lake? Read the Aquatic Plant Management fact sheet for a sensible guide to controlling unwanted plants. Have questions about geese in your yard, check out The Trouble with Resident Geese.You'll find answers to many other questions as well.
Algae and Water Quality
Algae and King County Lakes [225KB PDF]
Aquatic Plant Management
Bacteria & You
Forming a Lake Group
Funding & Permits for Lake Projects
King County's Lakes Program
Lake Friendly Landscape & Garden
On-Site Septic Systems
Secret Life of Lakes
Shoreline Plants [PDF]
"Shorezone" Structures & Salmon [PDF]
The Trouble with Resident Geese [PDF]
Zebra Mussel Dange
For questions about fact sheets for lakes in King County, please contact Sally Abella, senior engineer, Lake Stewardship Program.