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Planting for Biodiversity

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Additional Resources

Videos & Films

 

Act Now on Climate Change.  UN and Netflix.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hakqRofpMFs

 

Live from CSP: Conservancy & Stewardship

https://youtu.be/HC8H5x2QY54

 

Organizations & Websites

 

Smithsonian Museum of Natural History.  What is Biodiversity?

https://naturalhistory.si.edu/education/teaching-resources/life-science/what-biodiversity

 

Conservation International Blog: Why is Biodiversity Important, by Julie Shaw. 2021

https://www.conservation.org/blog/why-is-biodiversityimportant?gclid=CjwKCAjw6dmSBhBkEiwA_W-EoOpMjXjVpa8MFaJVAfiiFDTKWSjFgPN7R83BcDH3X73Jf-L2Lb9XoRoCNrkQAvD_BwE

 

Ecological Landscape Alliance

https://www.ecolandscaping.org/about/

 

Teaching Resources

 

Biocubes: Exploring biodiversity.  Smithsonian Museum of Natural History.

https://naturalhistory.si.edu/education/teaching-resources/life-science/biocubes-exploring-biodiversity

 

How to Help Biodiversity?   American Museum of Natural History

https://www.amnh.org/explore/ology/biodiversity/how-to-help-biodiversity2

 

10 Ways to Add Biodiversity to Your Garden.  Missouri Botanital Garden

https://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/gardens-gardening/your-garden/help-for-the-home-gardener/advice-tips-resources/visual-guides/adding-biodiversity-to-your-garden.aspx/

 

 

Habitat Protection.  NYC Audubon

https://www.nycaudubon.org/our-work/conservation/habitat-protection/

 

Gardens Pamphlet. Pollinator.org

https://www.pollinator.org/learning-center/gardens/

 

Spruce Up the Garden and Attract and Protect Birds and Native Plants. New York Audubon.

https://ny.audubon.org/news/spruce-garden—and-attract-and-protect-birds-native-plants/

Articles

 

Coming Soon!  Links to historical Park Notes articles.

 

Books

Bringing Nature Home: How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants, Updated and Expanded, by Douglas W. Tallamy

 

Native Plant Gardening for Birds, Bees & Butterflies: Northeast (part of Nature-Friendly Gardens series) by Jaret C. Daniels. 

Native Plants of the Northeast: A Guide for Gardening and Conservation by Donald J. Leopold.