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Buy bird seed and suet now during our fall fundraiser!

Got Seed? Buy bird seed and suet to see more birds this winter and attract more species to your yard to enjoy. Our premium seed means less waste while you support the birds and our mission at the same time!

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Rent the “Gray Owl” Cottage on our Hunt-Parker Sanctuary

Rent the "Gray Owl", the Charming Cottage at our Hunt-Parker Sanctuary The charming two-story Cottage is recently renovated! Imagine waking up to beautiful birdsong every morning, and walking out to the screened porch for your morning coffee or tea. Or watching...

Unique Rental Opportunity: Live on one of our Sanctuaries

Unique Opportunity: Live at our Hunt-Parker Sanctuary! The Cottage at our Hunt-Parker Sanctuary is available for rent. Imagine waking up to beautiful birdsong every morning, and walking out to the screened porch for your morning coffee or tea. Or watching lightening...

Pipevine Lifeline: They’re on the Move

Pipevine Lifeline: They're on the Move The Pipevine Swallowtail caterpillars disperse from their host plant, the Dutchman's Pipevine, each summer to pupate. They'll overwinter inside their chrysalises, and emerge in the spring as newly-minted butterflies! A few years...

The Great Equalizer: What do Birds do in the Rain

Rain: The Great Equalizer By Krista Botting, Summer Field Biologist Gray clouds roll in, a breeze starts up, and you can smell ozone on the air. You know it’s coming. The birds know it’s coming. Even your dog knows it’s coming. The rain might start as a sprinkle, or...

Plants for a Deer Resistant Garden: Here Comes the Sun

Plants for a Deer Resistant Garden: Here Comes the Sun By Alex Hall, Leon Levy Native Garden Intern Many people think deer resistant native plants are boring, green leafy foliage-- however, there are many colorful, showy flowers that won’t be eaten by deer that are...