Northeast Glacial Lakes Watershed Improvement & Protection Project

Backyard Conservation


Wildlife conservation does not have to be restricted to large tracts of land. Even a small residential backyard or farmstead can attract wildlife with the right plants and the inclusion of landscaping features that will provide food and shelter for a variety of animals. The fact sheets listed below offer information on how to attract and enjoy backyard wildlife that includes bats, bees, butterflies, birds, amphibians and reptiles, and small mammals.