The Water’s Edge — MN DNR
Restore Your Shore — MN DNR
Healthy Shorelines — MN DNR
Landscaping Before and After Photos — MN DNR
Land Owner’s Guide to Lake Stewardship — CW County
Lake Protection and Management — Freshwater Society/MPCA
Rain Gardens — U of MN Extension
Many counties, cities and the DNR have regulations about what can be done to the shoreline and adjacent waters. Check with them before making any alterations. In addition, their experts may make helpful suggestions.