Local Wildlife

In Your Neighborhood

NestWatch from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology will help you figure out which nest boxes are right for attracting various species of birds to your yard, from nuthatches to barn owls.

The National Wildlife Federation has a lot of good information about attracting various creatures to your yard and offers you the opportunity turn it into Certified Wildlife Habitat.

Bring birds to your home today by growing native plants; the National Audubon Society has a ton of resources to help you figure out a plan.

Angie’s List has a helpful post with a lot of good information and links to help you attract a wide variety of creatures to your backyard, so does Avas Flowers.


In Your Region

Wildlands Network: Imagine a world where nature is unbroken, and where humans co-exist in harmony with the land and its wild inhabitants.

Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative: An interconnected system of wild lands and waters stretching from Yellowstone to Yukon, harmonizing the needs of people with those of nature.

The Florida Wildlife Corridor organization champions the public and partner support needed to permanently connect, protect and restore the Florida Wildlife Corridor – a statewide network of lands and waters that supports wildlife and people.

Defenders of Wildlife: with years of experience promoting and implementing effective nonlethal coexistence tools and strategies, helping individuals, communities, and state and local agencies implement nonlethal measures that allow them to coexist peacefully with native wildlife.