Septic System Education

Updated March 2024

Keeping Your Septic System Performing Well and Our Lakes Healthy

Understanding how Septic Systems work and how to maintain them can help you keep your system working properly. The two videos below cover Septic System operation, maintenance, and inspection.

KLCOA Septic Inspection Workshop (2023)

Poop Talk

Septic Systems are the single largest polluter of our lakes. All systems pollute, but the more efficiently your septic system operates, the less pollution goes into the environment.

Rob Davis of EcoEthic provides a no-nonsense overview of how Septic Systems work and some advice on how to keep your system operating effectively. 

Related Content

For a wealth of other information about septic systems please check out the following links:

Septic System Tips

Septic System Health

Septic Inspections