University of Maryland Extension

Gardening for Wildlife, Including Pollinators

Bringing Nature Home: What to Plant

What to Plant.pdf

Cornell Lab of Ornithology

A Citizen-Science project that gives information about ways to improve habitat in your yard.  Add your yard to the map and assist the Lab by providing data about birds that visit!    http://content.yardmap.org/

Habitat at Home

Published by the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, the information is equally useful to Maryland residents who want to create native habitat in their own yards. https://www.dgif.virginia.gov/wp-content/uploads/habitat-at-home.pdf

Information about Pollinators        

http://www.xerces.org/2011/04/21/attracting-native-pollinators/

Native Plants for Pollinators – Mid-Atlantic region. 

https://xerces.org/pollinator-conservation/plant-lists/pollinator-plants...

National Wildlife Federation

Information about creating habitat and protecting wildlife for schools and at home. https://www.nwf.org/Garden-for-Wildlife/About/National-Initiatives/Garde...

 

updated January 2019

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