Tag: Trees

Plant a Variety of Trees and Bushes for Your Bird Sanctuary

My secret to a successful bird haven is selecting a variety of native tree and bush species in these three categories – deciduous, coniferous and fruit – to attract the most birds and provide resources for them all year round. Consulting your local plant nursery or your county extension office will help you find the …

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The Amazing Bird-Bug-Tree Triangle

Wild birds have evolved to become dependent upon beetles, spiders, moths and other bugs and caterpillars for their very survival. In turn, trees depend upon the birds to help keep them free from insect damage and infestations for their continued existence. What birds use the insects on trees as a food source? Woodpeckers of all …

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