It’s hard to say who’s got the worst deal: the mole, who gets framed for garden damage done by the vole, or the vole, who gets away with the crime but toils in anonymity.
If you want to cause a ruckus in a roomful of gardeners, you don’t need to yell, “Fire!” Just announce in a loud, happy voice, “Squirrels are so darn cute!” Things will get ugly fast.
Think of it as room and board for dedicated garden workers who will boost your harvest and provide you with half your body weight in honey.
When we think of wildlife in a backyard garden, most of us picture rabbits, squirrels, sparrows, chickadees. Fierce, soaring hawks and mysterious, sharp-eyed owls are not what we expect in an urban yard.
Don’t be like Little Miss Muffet—welcome spiders to your garden and let them do your pest control for you.
It's easy to make your yard a destination spot for these tiny beauties.
Use rabbit-savvy strategies to protect your garden while providing a haven for these furry residents.
Invite these tiny mosquito hunters into your yard with a made-to-order pond.
Blaze orange and jet black, the Northern oriole is a spectacular sight. Don’t miss a sighting in your yard!
Resourceful bird lovers can continue to attract birds without breaking the bank with these tips from National Wildlife Federation’s naturalist and backyard wildlife expert David Mizejewski.