The action taken by these landowners has reduced sediment delivery to Rathbun Lake by
nearly 50,000 tons per year. Phosphorus delivery to Rathbun Lake has been reduced by more than 200,000 pounds annually.
Close to 2 million feet of terraces and nearly 600 grade stabilization structures and sediment basins have been installed by these landowners.
To date, landowners have contributed $4.5 million to the protection of Rathbun Lake by installing best management practices.
Click on the Rathbun Lake Protectors tab to learn more about the Rathbun Lake Watershed landowners who have taken action to protect Rathbun Lake.