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Wild About Jersey-Friendly Yards: Attracting Birds to Your Yard
September 1, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us for our new 2020 Jersey-Friendly Yards Webinar Series and learn how to create healthy habitat for wildlife in your yard.
The Jersey-Friendly Yards website is designed to guide you through the steps to a healthier, more wildlife-friendly yard. Loss of natural habitat throughout the world has led to serious declines in populations of pollinators, birds, and other wildlife. By gardening for wildlife in our yards, we can help reverse this trend. As Dr. Doug Tallamy, author of Bringing Nature Home and Nature’s Best Hope says, “Garden as if life depended on it.”
About the Webinars
The Wild About Jersey-Friendly Yards webinars will be free and provided via WebEx Events. They will be every other Tuesday at 7:00 pm from July through September. The live sessions will be an hour long with time for questions. To join the webinars, you will need either a computer, tablet, or smartphone with speakers.
To see the complete list of webinars, visit the Wild About Jersey-Friendly Yards webpage.
You must register to participate. You can register for this webinar by clicking on the title below. If you have any questions about the webinar series or how to register, please contact Karen Walzer at [email protected].
September 1: Attracting Birds to Your Jersey-Friendly Yard
Native plants are the key to attracting birds to your yard. They provide the habitat, food, shelter and nesting places that birds need to survive. By creating a landscape of beautiful plants that are compatible with our native soils, you can make your yard a low-maintenance, chemical-free oasis for the birds!
Presenter: Becky Laboy, Education Specialist, Ocean County Soil Conservation District