Fall/Winter 2017 LakeLines

The Fall/Winter 2017 LakeLines is available to read online.  Learn about how wild waters heal at Northwest Passagecommon questions about the public’s right to access waterways, tools for lakes conservation, a second life for trees in lakes, zebra mussel control and update, as well as lake notes, tips, and resources.

Care and Mainenance of Residential Septic Systems

University of Wisconsin-Extension Publication B3583

  • Diagram of residential septic system
  • How septic systems work
  • Maintenance and Pumping
  • Sludge and scum build-up
  • Non-degradable materials
  • Waste water volume
  • Bacteria
  • Additives
  • Drainfield
  • Warning signs