Free presentations on “Landscaping for Wildlife”

A Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources biologist will teach property-owners what to plant to meet wildlife needs and attract birds and butterflies.




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The St. Croix National Scenic Riverway is offering presentations on Saturday, Feb. 18 to help get people thinking about being good neighbors with their bird and butterfly neighbors:

It’s not too early to start thinking about your spring planting plans! Join the National Park Service for a free presentation on “Landscaping for Wildlife” on Saturday, February 18, at the St. Croix River Visitor Center in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin.

Mike Zeckmeister, the regional wildlife biologist for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources’ Northern Region, will provide information to create naturally beautiful settings that enhance wildlife habitat. Learn about basic wildlife needs and practical tips to meet those needs where you live. Discover some simple techniques to make your property more bird and butterfly friendly while also reducing harm to the environment and saving time and money with lower maintenance. These principles will apply whether you live in town or in the country.

“Landscaping for Wildlife” will be presented at 10:00 a.m. and then repeated at 1:00 p.m.  Presentations are free and open to the public and take place at the St. Croix River Visitor Center, 401 North Hamilton Street, in St. Croix Falls.

Reservations are strongly encouraged due to limited seating.  To reserve a seat, call (715) 483-2274.  Callers can reserve up to 4 seats.


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