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Los Gatos Birdwatcher

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

Los Gatos Birdwatcher is the general store for nature loversspecializing in everything to do with bird feeding and bird watching,including seed, feeders, baths, hardware and optics. also included inour offerings are clothing, jewelry, books, kids stuff and many greatgift items. Our mission is to create magic and adventure through thelove and experience of nature. We bring this mission to realitythrough our Kid’s Corner classes and community outreach. We arelocated in the King’s Court Center at the corner of Blossom Hill Roadand Los Gatos Blvd. 408/358-9453 www.losgatosbirdwatcher.com.

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Next Frontier for Restoration: Your Backyard

December 16, 2010 by Erica Reder

Environmental action often hinges on what not to do at home: don’t leave lights on, don’t bring home plastic bags, don’t use pesticides. But what about actively creating a wildlife habitat right outside your backdoor? San Franciscans will soon have help doing just that, from the nonprofit Nature in the City, which will offer backyard habitat services.

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Gardening for Wildlife with Native Plants

January 01, 2003 by Anne Hayes

Not long ago, the Bay Area was home to wild creatures in numbers beyond reckoning. While we can’t undo generations of intensive human settlement, there’s a surprising amount of potential habitat for wildlife in the spaces in our own yards. By growing native plants, we can invite the wild back into our daily lives.

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