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My mower went into the lake; what HOAs need to know about shorelines

Many residents that live on the water, whether lakefront, or retention pond-front, do not wish to share their property with alligators and other Florida wildlife. So, they clear the marsh, replace it with sod and mow their grass right to the edge of the water. (The title of my article is inspired by a true story; I received a call one day from a gentleman who informed me that he would not be attending our meeting because he was mowing… and then he was swimming.)

The problem with removing natural shoreline plants, without replacing them, is two-fold.

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