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collapse Category : Feeding Wildlife ‎(4)
DIY Suet
Loving Birds to Death & the Importance of Cleaning Feeders
Selecting the Right Seed
Winter Bird Feeding
collapse Category : Fun for Kids ‎(16)
Acorn Necklaces
Attracting Butterflies
Backyard Bingo
Backyard Books for 2021
Backyard Wildlife Treats (pg. 6)
Bird Seed Wreath
BudBurst Buddies
Build a Bee House
Chlorophyll Leaf Prints in 5 Easy Steps
Conifer Quest
Fall Sensory Scavenger Hunt
Leaf Critters
Let’s Go Owling!
Make a Berry-delicious Tree
Pinecone Birdfeeders
Winter Scavenger Hunt
collapse Category : Habitat Tips ‎(38)
A Home-made Bird Bath
Attracting Fall Migrants
Backyard Blurbs
Bee-Friendly Backyards
Beware of Butterfly Bush
Biodegradable Planting Pots
Books for Backyard Wildlife Gardeners
Citizen Science in Your Backyard
Common Questions for Fall Backyards
Container Gardening
Creating a Wild Backyard - Use Trees to Attract Wildlife
Creating a Wild Backyard- with an attractive landscape!
Dead Trees are the Bee's Knees
Deer Resistant Plants for Pollinators
Fall Seed Sewing
Fuel Fall Migrants
Fueling Fall Pollinators
Grow Your Own Seed!
Helping Birds Beat The Heat
I’ve got Worms: Adventures in Vermicomposting
Lawn Alternatives
Native Birds Need Native Plants
Owl-Friendly Backyards
Owl-Friendly Backyards
Perennial Plants that Attract Natural Pest Control
Pollinator Friendly Practices
Pruning in the Winter
Pruning Trees & Shrubs in Late Winter
Repurposing Suet Cages
Rethinking Spring with Native Plants
Shade Perennials for Wildlife Gardens
Time for Toad Abodes
Tips for Starting a Vegetable Garden
Water in Winter
Winter Berries for Wildlife
Winter Nest Box Maintenance
Winter Wildlife Gardens
Winterizing Nest Boxes
collapse Category : Maryland Wildlife ‎(38)
Backyard Wildlife: Tracks
Baltimore Oriole
Bewitching Butterflies and Moths with Fall and Winter Habitat
Bird Safe Windows
Birding Tips for Families
Brood X Periodical Cicadas
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy & Hairy Woodpeckers
Eastern Black Swallowtail (Papilio polyxenes asterius)
Eastern Box Turtle
Eastern Garter Snake
Eastern Screech Owl (Megascops asio)
Evening Grosbeak
Fall Hawk Watching
Flower Flies
Great Horned Owl
Long-tailed Weasel
Macro Mini Maryland
Maryland Native Wildlife: Brood X Periodical Cicadas
Mason Bees
Monarch Butterfly
Native Animal Profile: Eastern Ratsnake (Pantherophis alleghaniensis)
Native Animal Profile: Sweat Bees (aka Halictid Bees)
Northern Short-tailed Shrew
Orb Weaver Spiders
Pileated Woodpecker (Hylatomus pileatus)
Potter Wasp (Eumenes fraternus)
Praying Mantises
Red-bellied Woodpeckers
Rose-breasted Grosbeaks
Ruby-throated Humingbird
Spring Peepers
White-breasted Nuthatch
Winter Wildlife Safari
Yellow Warblers
Yellow-bellied Sapsuckers
collapse Category : Miscellaneous ‎(13)
Citizen Science: Bats, Butterflies and Moths—Oh My!
Citizen Science: Statewide Eyes
Help DNR Monitor Summer Bat Colonies
Natural Heritage Program Spotlight: Maryland’s Natural Areas
Seek and Destroy: the Spotted Lanternfly
The Cultivar Question
Tracking with Trail Cameras
Wild Acres in Action: Backyard Barred Owls
Wild Acres in Action: Barred Owls
Wild Acres in Action: Black Swallowtail Caterpillars
Wild Acres In Action: Flying Squirrels
Wild Acres in Action: Mason Bees
Wild Acres in Action: Troop 1557
collapse Category : Native Plant Profile ‎(29)
Blazing stars (Liatris spp.)
Cardinal Flower
Common Milkweed (Asclepias syriaca)
Eastern Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis)
Eastern Redbud
Eastern Redcedar (Juniperus virginiana)
Golden Ragwort (Packera aurea)
Golden Ragwort (Packera aurea)
Moss Phlox
Mountain Mint (Pycnanthemum spp.)
New England Aster (Symphyotrichum novae-angliae)
New York Ironweed (Vernonia noveboracensis)
Northern Red Oak (Quercus rubra)
Paw-Paw (Asimina triloba)
Persimmon (Diospyros virginiana)
Possumhaw Viburnum (Viburnum nudum)
Red Chokeberry (Photinia pyrifolia)
Red Mulberry (Morus rubra L.)
Red Osier Dogwood (Cornus stolonifera)
Silky dogwood (Cornus amomum)
Speckled Alder (Alnus incana ssp. rugosa)
Violets (Viola spp.)
White Oak (Quercus alba)
White Wood Aster (Eurybia divaricata)
Wild Bergamot (Monarda fistulosa)
Wild Columbine (Aquila canadensis)
Winterberry Holly (Ilex verticillata)
Yours Frondly, Ferns