Nesting boxes, or birdhouses as they are often called, provide shelter for mated birds to raise their offspring. But, it’s not one size fits all: each bird species has different housing needs. Check … [Read more...]
Wildlife is as important as plants in a garden. These tips show how to welcome pollinators and other wild things into the garden with recommended plants, organic garden practices, and designing a garden that welcomes critters.
Want a garden filled with beautiful birds and other beneficial pollinators? There's several things you can do to not only attract them, but keep them safe and nurtured as well. Every choice we make … [Read more...]
How cool would it be to find dinosaur, prehistoric wolf, snaggletooth shark, or mammoth bones while digging in the garden? We recently explored What to Do if You Find Bones in Your … [Read more...]
One day we came home to find a homing pigeon waiting at our front door. This is the story of his voluntary stay with us during that summer. For more, also see how a hummingbird seemed to fall in … [Read more...]
If you wish to put out nesting materials for wild birds, do your homework first and be certain that they are indeed safe and beneficial for the birds. For more, see how to make bird … [Read more...]