What Can I Do?
Do you feel inspired when you visit the Beaver Creek Wetlands? Would you like to make a difference in your own backyard or your local community?
You can literally have a significant positive impact on the environment right in your own backyard. By removing invasive and non-native plants such as honeysuckle and Callery pear trees and replacing them with native trees, shrubs, and flowers. The following are local resources available to help you create a durable landscape that can reduce your energy and water consumption, attracts birds and butterflies, and does not require a lot of care.
On your property – what, how and where to plant native trees, bushes and flowers, build a pond, bring birds to your yard
Here’s a link to identify birds in your backyard: Click here
Where to buy native plants: