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Landscaping for Wildlife
Get Your Hands Dirty and Plant

Group of people planting Your local greenhouse is your best resource for learning how and when to plant the trees, shrubs, flowers, and groundcover you have selected. They have the expertise for landscaping ponds, recirculating fountains, or other structures you may wish to install. Most of all, enjoy yourself and take pride in making a difference for wildlife!

Get Certified!

Once your Landscaping for Wildlife project is complete, you may elect to have your yard certified as an official Backyard Wildlife Habitat Site and included in the national registry. See the National Wildlife Federation for details.