Habitat Heroes

Resources

This program provides resources and workshops to help in planning gardens that support birds, bees, butterflies and other pollinators
Habitat Heroes

Resources

This program provides resources and workshops to help in planning gardens that support birds, bees, butterflies and other pollinators

These resources are a compilation of books, online resources, example gardens, plant sources and plant lists!  Browse away and get lost in finding inspirations for your own garden by researching native plants, gardening how-to’s, and reading about success stories from gardeners trials and tribulations. 

Have a valuable resource you want to share with us?  Contact Jamie Weiss, Habitat Hero Coordinator at jweiss@audubon.org or (970) 416-6931

First, check out these great articles, fact sheets and plant databases to get your Habitat Hero garden growing!

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Plant Lists
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Plant Lists

When you grow native plants, you help birds and the environment. Download these plant lists and other resources, to help you design a garden with native plants!

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Books
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Books

These suggested reading materials will quench your thirst on learning more about gardening.

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Online Resources
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Online Resources

Over the years, Habitat Hero staff and our partners have researched and gathered their favorite wildscaping links.

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Example Gardens
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Example Gardens

Explore our map to view stories and photos of our awarded Habitat Hero residential gardens, community gardens, city open spaces, schoolyards, public demonstration gardens and private sanctuaries which hopefully inspire you to create your very own Habitat Hero garden.

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Plant Sources
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Plant Sources

From pre-planned gardens to finding a garden center or nursery near you.

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National Audubon Society - Native Plants for Birds
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National Audubon Society - Native Plants for Birds

Native plants provide food and shelter for local birds and wildlife. Native plants also require less water and fewer chemicals to maintain, which makes them better for the environment. Best of all, they are beautiful!

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Webinars
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Webinars

Watch these webinar recordings on various topics that will take you on a virtual journey of creating bird-friendly habitat.

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Landscape Designers
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Landscape Designers

View a list of recommended Landscape Designers who are well informed on using native plants in habitat gardening.

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