If you Build it, take two
Wildlife Garden Solace When My Heart is Sad
Vacation, a Superfund Cleanup Site, No Internet Access
I’ve been observing a special visitor to my wildlife garden lately, one that my two Plott Hounds get especially excited about–the raccoons that have taken up residence in the abandoned house next to my property. My Plott hounds are quite adept at helping me spot birds...
More birding adventures in Maine.
My review of "Gardening for the Birds: How to Create a Bird-Friendly Backyard" by George Adams.
Where the Birds Are
Using the Essential Elements for birds and other wildlife to create a welcoming habitat.
Garden Dreams Urban Farm
What to Know About Attracting Native Bees
Nest Watch in Your Ecosystem Garden
What’s All the Fuss About Neonicotinoids?
Murder of the Bumble Bees
A Visit to Coastal Maine Botanical Garden
What Can You Do to Replace Your Lawn?
How to preserve wildlife habitat while cleaning up your wildlife garden in Autumn.
Christmas Tree Becomes Wildlife Tree
First Monarch of the Spring
Reflection and Anticipation
Pleasantly surprised by the Coastal Maine Botanical Garden.
Visiting other gardens is a great way to gather ideas and inspiration for your own garden.
Black Swallowtail Butterflies and Caterpillars
Is Sugar Bad for Hummingbirds?
How Long Should I Leave my Hummingbird Feeders up in the Fall?
Collect seeds from native plants around your wildlife garden to plant in other areas of your garden.
Roadside plants and shrubs make great habitats for birds, butterflies and bees.
Who’s in Your Wildlife Garden? Learning to ID Birds by Song
Searching for Ducks
How to Help Your Friends Start a Wildlife Garden
What Did Black Swallowtails Eat Before we Brought In Parsley, Dill, and Queen Anne’s Lace?
Palmerton, PA sometimes Mother Nature Gets a Second Chance, Part 1
How Do Birds Stay Warm in Winter? Their feathers have amazing insulating properties. Many birds travel during winter for food more so than the warmer temperatures.
Saving the Monarch Butterfly
Providing food, water, and shelter is essential for birds in a Winter wildlife garden.
Butterfly numbers plunge by 50 percent
How to Find Which Birds Migrate Through Your Garden
Chickadees in the Wildlife Garden
Get your Bird Houses Ready, Spring is Coming
The Monarch Butterfly has been much in the news lately as we receive the devastating news that the current wintering population in Mexico is at all time low. There are many reasons for this decline in Monarch Butterflies: Current agricultural practice Genetically...
Celebrate Garden for Wildlife Month
Mr Fox Is NOT
Early Spring chores in a wildlife garden don't require much time and are a lot of fun!
A bit about my trip to Maine.
There are many ways of giving back to wildlife from creating gardens to working with local organizations who restore wildlife.
Take a look at my birding trip in Tikal. Amazing ruins and monkey sightings.
Beneficial Insects at Philadelphia Flower Show
How to Learn More About Nature
About my invitation to a birding FAM trip to Guatemala.
Do Monarch Caterpillars Eat Anything Besides Milkweed
Do Robins Really Return in the Spring