Welcome to Subirdia presents a surprising discovery: the suburbs of many large cities support incredible biological diversity. Populations and communities of a great variety of birds, as well as other creatures, are adapting to the conditions of our increasingly developed world. In this fascinating and optimistic book, John Marzluff reveals how our own actions affect the birds and animals that live in our cities and towns, and he provides ten specific strategies everyone can use to make human environments friendlier for our natural neighbors.
John Marzluff is a Professor of Wildlife Science at the University of Washington
Book Recommendations based on Member's Interests
The New Low-Maintenance Garden by Valerie Easton
Valerie Easton is a weekly garden columnist for Pacific Northwest Magazine of The Seattle Times. Valerie trained as a Master Gardener and was for eighteen years the horticultural librarian at the University of Washington in Seattle. She gardens, and teaches yoga in the village of Langley, on Whidbey Island, Washington. Another of her previous books is A Pattern Garden.
The Well-Tended Perennial Garden
- Tracy DiSabato-Aust
This is the first, and still the most thorough, book to detail essential practices of perennial care such as deadheading, pinching, cutting back, thinning, disbudding, and deadleafing, all of which are thoroughly explained and illustrated.Type your paragraph here.