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How to support backyard wildlife this winter

Jan. 13, 2014, 3:40 p.m.
cardinal female in a tree

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Many visitors means you're doing things right

Visitors to your backyard is a sign of a healthy ecosystem. The more diversity you see, the more you know you're doing things right. Planting flowers, trees and shrubs that attract wildlife during the spring and summer, and prepping your garden for winter during the autumn months will ensure your yard is a safe, healthy haven for wildlife.