Upper Potomac Water Clarity

Asked February 17, 2016, 3:44 PM EST

What can I plant to improve water clarity in the Upper Potomac ? (I own 800ft of water front property with 20' of reparian rights)

Prince George's County Maryland

1 Response

You are correct that keeping your water front property well planted will help to improve water clarity in the Potomac. The following links provide links to several publications that would be of use to you. https://extension.umd.edu/woodland/your-woodland/publications-library-riparian-buffers
https://extension.umd.edu/riparianbuffers/fact-sheets
https://extension.umd.edu/riparianbuffers/species-benefit These links provide lists of plants covering everything from large trees to groundcovers. vw