Make a difference for the birds, butterflies, bees and small wildlife in your own backyard.  Rain barrels, rain gardens, composting, tree planting and responsible application of pesticides and herbicides are just a few actions for homeowners who want to do their part protecting the environment while adding beauty and interest to the yard.  Plan your landscape to provide year round food, water and habitat for birds and wildlife.  You will be amazed and delighted with visitors who come to call.
 Backyard Conservation WIldlife Habitat
 Backyard Conservation Tree Planting
 Backyard Conservation Pest Management

Slideshow photography courtesy of LeAnn Swonguer.  Pictures were taken at her Logan County farm.  Thank you, LeAnn, for sharing your photography talent with us.