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Attracting backyard wildlife

a guide for nature-lovers

by Bill Merilees

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Published by Voyageur Press in Stillwater, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wildlife attracting.,
  • Gardening to attract wildlife.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Bill Merilees].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL59 .M47 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 159 p. :
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2187394M
    ISBN 100896581306
    LC Control Number89005516
    OCLC/WorldCa19265305

    Nectar Plants for Hummingbirds. Excerpt from Attracting Birds, Butterflies, and Other Backyard Wildlife.. Over North American native plants are exclusively dependent upon hummingbirds for pollination. In the east, the ruby-throated hummingbird . Illustrated throughout with enticing color photographs, Attracting Birds, Butterflies, And Other Backyard Wildlife by David Mizejewski (Manager, Backyard Wildlife Habitat Program) is an exceptional and highly recommended homeowner's guide featuring 17 great projects along with a wealth of tips, tricks, and techniques to create gardens filled with wildlife sights, sounds, and .

    Beginning --Landscape planning --Natural landscape of South Dakota --Wildlife habitat needs: water, food, cover --Attracting wildlife: birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians, butterflies and moths --Insect problems --Wildlife problems: Precautions, Problems and solutions --Recommended plants for wildlife landscaping. MDC Urban Wildlife Biologist Erin Shank of Powder Valley Conservation Nature Center will share information about: The basics of creating a backyard wildlife habitat. Planning and designing plantings. The importance of native plants and insects for pollination. How to support pollinators like butterflies and bees. Attracting birds and more.

    Get this from a library! National Wildlife Federation®: attracting birds, butterflies and other backyard wildlife. [David Mizejewski; National Wildlife Federation,] -- "Shows homeowners how to fill their yards and gardens with the sights and sounds of nature by gardening with native species that attract birds, butterflies, bees, and other wildlife"   Backyard birdwatching is a hobby for any and every age group and is practiced widely. According to the US Fish and Wildlife Service, eighty-eight percent (41 million) of birders are backyard birders. Now there is no right way to “backyard bird,” however, there are some valuable tips to follow when wanting to attract birds to your backyard.


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Learn the requirements and plants suitable to make a backyard habitat for monarch butterflies. Better Deer Habitat. Browse tips for increasing and managing deer on your property. With more than high-quality photographs, lists of the best native plants to support wildlife and 17 gardening projects the whole family can enjoy, from building bird houses to creating garden ponds, Attracting Birds, Butterflies, and Other Backyard Wildlife, Expanded Second Edition is a must-have resource for nature enthusiasts, gardeners.

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