Browsing: Create a habitat

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As you tidy up your yard this fall, consider starting a brush pile. Easy to build, just follow our tips. Provide cover, shelter, den space, more.

Basics Female Mallard hiding among grasses.

Wildlife need to feel safe in your yard: Dense shrubs, brush piles, stacked firewood, tall grasses, trees, and for some animals, water. Plus more.

Basics Various native plants displaying red berries, lavender flowers and greenery.

Wildlife won’t stay in your yard if there’s no food for them. A large part of their day — everyday — is focused on finding food.