Enhancing Your Backyard Habitat for Wildlife
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Describes how to attract wildlife to your backyard. Goes beyond traditional feeding and promotes landscapes that improve wildlife habitat. Discusses procedures for adding or modifying food sources, water and cover conditions. Shows how to assess habitat by using existing features and looking at seasonal availability of foods. Emphasizes the value of native plants for habitat enhancement. Contains examples of urban, suburban and rural lots that were improved for wildlife using these techniques and management practices. Color plates of flora and fauna, landscape layouts. 27 pages.