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Shoreline Restoration - Part I (#1625)

In this two-part series, Dean Johnson explores ecological and aesthetic issues as he documents the efforts to stabilize and restore the crumbling shoreline around a five-acre pond. Among the steps covered are "de-watering" the pond temporarily, testing soil, treating invasive weeds and grasses, re-grading, controlling erosion, rebuilding a boardwalk and replacing an earthen dam. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: Hometime, hosted by Dean Johnson, is a do-it-yourself home improvement television series. Its aim is to provide the average homeowner with step-by-step home improvement advice for professional-looking results. In addition to how-to instruction, the show provides information on constructing new houses and renovating older homes.

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