Enjoy one hour per week outside on your land. Identify plant species on your property. Commit to personally maintaining a portion of your land in a sustainable manner.
Convert a portion of your lawn to a native plant garden.
Plant a native northeast U.S. tree surrounded by native plants or leaf fall (not grass).
Remove a non-native, invasive plant(s) or shrub(s).
Use only electric or manual lawnmowers. Eliminate gas-powered lawn maintenance equipment.
Use only electric leaf blowers or manually rake leaves. Eliminate gas-powered leaf blowers.
Use only eco-friendly or do-it-yourself pesticides and herbicides. Eliminate toxic/harmful pesticides or herbicides.
Use only organic fertilizers. Eliminate use of non-organic fertilizers.
Align with Village water restrictions, including "smart controller" use for automatic sprinklers.
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