Backyard bird sanctuary certification. Your application processing fee of 20 supports the national wildlife federations programs to inspire others to make a difference and address declining habitat for bees butterflies birds amphibians and other wildlife nationwide. To teach is to learn. A portion also supports work for local wildlife in select affiliate partner states.
Certify your yard or public space as a wildlife sanctuary through atlanta audubon societys backyard wildlife sanctuary program. A program to help you manage wildlife around your home and property. Inspiring people to love protect nature since 1902.
Apply for sanctuary certification. No matter how big or small your backyard is you can create a sanctuary for you and for your bird friends. We focus on our local community and the pacific northwest.
Good environmental stewardship begins in our own backyards. The backyard habitat certification program will connect you with the resources that you need to make real. Backyard habitat bird feeders bird houses bird baths songbird tweets bee bug butterfly habitats mosquito wasp tick controls outdoor furniture garden benches dining tables sets seating furniture covers potting benches.
Please note that atlanta audubon society membership is required to register for a sanctuary certification. Use the resources on our website to learn about healthy habitat native plants and the insects birds and other wildlife that depend on them. You will find tools ideas and pictures that can turn any environment from a pasture to a patio into your sanctuary.
If you have questions regarding the certification process please email melinda langston sanctuary certification coordinator. The backyard habitat certification program has its own new website. Such as the great backyard bird count ebird nestwatch or project feeder watch.
Your backyard is your sanctuary and we can help you to make it a beneficial location for birds insects butterflies and animals. When you landscape with native plants you attract native species to your yard patio or balcony. American goldfinch male and female by dan vickers.
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Wildlife sanctuary certification program. That is one of the reasons backyard bird sanctuary was born. What are the criteria for sanctuary certification.
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