Book review

Bringing Nature Home ​written by Doug Tallamy, Timber Press Inc This book was first published in 2007 and has become more relevant every year, going into its 13th printing in 2019. The subtitle”How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants” sums it up. Tallamy clearly explains the relationship between plants and animals (includes insects) and

Resources: Gardening for Pollinators and Using Native Plants

Print resources Darke, Rick and Tallmay, Douglas W. The Living Landscape Designing for Beauty and Biodiversity in the Home Garden. Timber Press 2014 Holm, Heather. Bees: an Identification and Native Plant Forage Guide. Pollination Press, 2017. Holm, Heather. Pollinators of Native Plants: Attract, Observe and Identify Pollinators and Beneficial Insects with Native Plants. Pollination Press

A Naturalist at Large: The Best Essays of Bernd Heinrich

Bernd Heinrich is a biologist, naturalist and superb writer. This collection of essays contains a wealth of information on trees, plants, insects, birds and mammals. Heinrich describes the common thread connecting the essays as “the interconnectedness of all life and their relation to our individual human lives.” Heinrich’s observations and accessible writing style make what