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Building Songbird Boxes

By: Ed Jones, J. Chris Turner, Mark Megalos Working With Wildlife

This publication discusses how to successfully build, install and maintain nest boxes for songbirds.

Hummingbirds and Butterflies

By: Mark Megalos, J. Chris Turner, Ed Jones Working With Wildlife

This publication describes how you can transform your backyard into an area that welcomes nectar-seekers, such as hummingbirds and butterflies.

Bats

By: Ed Jones, Mark Megalos, J. Chris Turner Working With Wildlife

Bats serve as pollinators of many food plants and are the only predator of night-flying insects. This publication explains the steps you can take to encourage bats on private lands, including building and installing bat boxes.

Managing Beaver Ponds

By: Ed Jones, Mark Megalos, J. Chris Turner Working With Wildlife

This publication reviews the benefits of beavers and methods to manage and enhance beaver ponds.

Low-Cost Habitat Improvements

By: Ed Jones, Mark Megalos, J. Chris Turner Working With Wildlife

The smaller habitats that abound on private lands and in many backyards can be enhanced using a variety of improvement options. Wildlife improvements can be simple, inexpensive and fun for the whole family. This publication discusses selected low-cost habitat improvements that will enhance food and cover for wildlife on private lands.