Webinar Links

Helpful Online Links to Support the
Birds, Insects, and Native Plants Webinar

(Aired on 4-27-20)

 


Wild Ones River City Chapter EDUCATIONAL HANDOUTS:

Plants for Part Sun-Full Sun: rivercitywildones.org/learn

Plants for Shade-Part Sun: rivercitywildones.org/learn

Native Shrubs and Trees for Backyard Biodiversity: rivercitywildones.org/learn

Gardening for Life by Doug Tallamy: rivercitywildones.org/learn

WORC Chapter Recommended Resources: rivercitywildones.org/rcwo-bookshelf

Michigan Native Plant Vendor List: rivercitywildones.org/local-native-plant-vendors

 


WEBSITES:

Wild Ones Neenah, WI: wildones.org

Attracting Beneficial Insects with Native Flowering Plants, Extension Bulletin E-2973: msu.edu Search “E-2973”

Ecosystem Services: earthwiseaware.org/what-are-ecosystem-services

Xerces Society: xerces.org

Savings Birds Thru Habitat (Growing a Bird Feeder, Certified Bird Habitat): savingbirds.org

Native Plant Guild: nativeplantguild.com

Budburst (native plants vs nativars): budburst.org

How Effective are Nativars? 25 min podcast interview of Doug Tallamy on Robin Hood Public Radio in Sharon, CT: awaytogarden.com/nativars-with-doug-tallamy

Michigan Flora Online (Univ of Mich/LSA Herbarium, Browse by Family or Genus): michiganflora.net

 


REFERENCE BOOKS:  

Bringing Nature Home: How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants, Doug W. Tallamy ©2007.

Nature’s Best Hope: A New Approach to Conservation That Starts in Your Yard, Doug W. Tallamy ©2020.

The Living Landscape: Designing for Beauty and Biodiversity in the Home Garden, Rick Darke and Doug Tallamy ©2014.

Xerces Society Guide to Attracting Native Pollinators: Protecting North America’s Bees and Butterflies, ©2011.

The Midwestern Native Garden: Native Alternatives to Non-Native Flower and Plants, Charlotte Adelman and Bernard L. Schwartz ©2011.

Landscaping with Native Plants of Michigan, Lynn M. Steiner ©2006.

Wildflowers of Michigan Field Guide, Stan Tekiela ©2000.

Wild Berries & Fruits Field Guide, Minnesota, Wisconsin, & Michigan, ©2018.

Attracting Birds, Butterflies, and Other Backyard Wildlife, National Wildlife Federation, David Mizejewski ©2019.