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WBU Podcast

It’s a lot easier than you think to turn your yard into a wildlife habitat. In this episode, John and Brian are joined by a special guest, Natasha Barlow from Birds Canada. They discuss the new Gardening for Birds program that provides you with all the resources you’ll need to transform your outdoor space. This episode is full of universal information on how you can bring more birds to your yard, regardless of where you live. 

Birds Canada Resources
Birds Canada https://www.birdscanada.org/ 
Gardening for Birds https://birdgardens.ca/ 
Follow Natasha on Twitter https://twitter.com/nlynnbarlow
Birds Canada Podcast, The Warblers https://www.birdscanada.org/the-roost/ 

Other episodes that are all about native plants 
Episode 28: Pollinators: Monarchs and Mason Bees https://naturecentered.podbean.com/e/pollinators-monarchs-and-mason-bees/ 
Episode 25: Habitat Habits: From Buds to Birds https://naturecentered.podbean.com/e/habitat-habits-from-buds-to-birds/ 
Episode 9: Create a Bird-Friendly Habitat https://naturecentered.podbean.com/e/create-a-bird-friendly-habitat/  

Additional Resources
Canadian Wildlife Federation’s Garden Wildlife Certification https://cwf-fcf.org/en/explore/gardening-for-wildlife/action/get-certified/ 
Native Plant Finder https://cwf-fcf.org/en/explore/gardening-for-wildlife/plants/buy/native-plant-suppliers/native-plant-supplier-profiles/ 
Homegrown National Park https://homegrownnationalpark.org/