Thursday Thirteen – have you taken the Healthy Yard Pledge yet?

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Even if you live in an apartment, townhouse, or condominium development without much space for landscaping, the right mix of ingredients on a balcony, patio, terrace, or rooftop can be an oasis that provides food and rest for wildlife in an urban concrete desert. Coordinated efforts by neighbors can transform an entire multi-unit building or complex into a thriving urban habitat that is part of a larger living landscape.

Here are tips to get you started on that Healthy Yard Habitat without much yard!

1. Bird Feeding Basics


2. Bird Houses


3.Birds Common to Urban Areas

4. Butterflies

5. Uh-oh! What about Cats?

6. Patio Gardens – an Oasis for Birds and Wildlife

7. Rooftop Gardens

8. Window Safety Tips for Birds (but you’ll have to read them. Birds can’t read)

9. Working Together with Your Neighbors

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