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Nurturing Native Bees

By Laura Tangley

Native bees face many threats, but gardeners can help these indispensable pollinators.

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Blue Jay

Habitat Help in the Age of Zika

As peak mosquito season arrives, take steps to prevent disease without killing off the good bugs.

Backyard Visitors

Chipmunks by Mark Hamblin (NHPA/PHOTOSHOT)

Chipmunk Personality

These garden visitors take on their world with resolutely individual attitudes.

Gardening Tips

Bumblebee by Darlyne Murawski (National Geographic Creative)

Pollinator Gardens

Invite native bees to share your garden and grow bigger, better fruits and veggies.


Habitat Highway by ISTOCK.COM/DLEWIS33

Habitat Highways

Roadsides can provide sanctuaries for pollinators and other wildlife.

Healthy Gardening

Tick by Animals/Animals

The Tick Predicament

Tips to thwart these parasites without harming wildlife or your garden.

Backyard Photography

Summer Tanager by Richard Day

Backyard Photo Tips

If you are just getting started in nature photography, the birds that visit your backyard may be your best subjects.

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