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Backyard Bird Book for kids, by Janet Mohr with Adeline HowardBooks
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This delightful book is written from the point of view of an eight-year-old engaging in birdwatching in her backyard. Includes four-color photos of a wide variety of birds, including photos of both males and females of most species. Introduces kids to birdwatching techniques to establish a love of our feathered friends!
Invasive Plants of the Upper Midwest: An illustrated guide to their identification and control, by Elizabeth J. CzarapataBooks
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Czarapata, a Wild Ones member and founder of the Wind Lake Environmental Club, posthumously received the Wisconsin Council on Invasive Species 2005 Invader Crusader Award. This in-depth guide starts by explaining what invasive plants are, and why it’s important to control them. Index includes common names, and four-color closeups and long shots throughout the book assist in identification. The most effective techniques for control are discussed, and invasive plants of major concern are highlighted because of their ability to aggressively spread and cause both ecological and economic damage. Native plants which also sometimes need control are also discussed, not because these plants should be eliminated from the landscape, but to encourage native plant diversity which may not be achieved if the more aggressive natives have free reign.
Landscaping with Native Plants, by Wild Ones©Books
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Landscaping with Native Plants (formerly titled Wild Ones Handbook) includes information regarding natural landscaping techniques and being a good neighbor. However, native plant culture and propagation theories continue to develop.
This special issue represents the work of many pioneers of the natural landscaping movement. The views expressed are the opinions of the writers.
Pollinators of Native Plants: Attract, Observe and Identify Pollinators and Beneficial Insects with Native Plants, by Heather HolmBooks
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Beautiful book full with over 1600 photos! Includes a “How to Use This Book” section to ensure you get the most of the information provided by Wild Ones member and Honorary Director Holm. Documents how to attract and identify a wide range of pollinators and beneficial insects. Learn about the best native plants for bees, butterflies, moths, wasps, flies, and beetles.
The book profiles 65+ native plant species of the Midwest, Great Lakes region, Northeast, and southern Canada.
Bonus: Books purchased through the Wild Store are autographed by Holm.