Four good reasons why you should commit an area of your yard to wildlife. First, by every measure, earth is losing natural habitat.
When we alter natural habitat, we challenge wildlife and destroy native plants, sometimes to extinction. Read their stories.
If you do nothing more than ban the use of pesticides in your yard, you’ll do a very good thing for wildlife, pets, the environment and yourself.
The 2008 report from the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) indicates about one in five species is threatened with extinction.
The sad saga of the Dusky Seaside Sparrow is an example of human actions killing off an entire species. Excerpt from “Old Songs in a New Cafe.”