Attracting and Feeding Song Birds

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The keys to attracting songbirds to your yard are simple – provide food, water and cover. Food and cover are easily provided through good plant choices. Avoid using pesticides to ensure a plentiful diet of insects. Some insecticides may poison birds. Allowing your yard to be a bit ‘messy’ is also beneficial, since many insects overwinter beneath fallen leaves, providing …

2012 – Year Of The Bat

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Bat houses are increasing in importance as critical habitat continues to decline and predators, such as domestic cats, swell in range and population.  By providing secure housing, safe from predators and harsh weather, you can help to conserve a variety of bat species, all of which are greatly beneficial to home and commercial landscapes, as well as forests and farms.