Our gardens have become an important nature conservation area for animals, insects and plants, especially as many natural habitats are being destroyed. With the help of this practical and inspiring book, you can create not only a fascinating mini nature reserve but also a vibrant and attractive garden.
The Garden Habitat introducing wildlife-friendly features and designing your own miniature conservation area.
Garden Mammals attracting, feeding and caring for mammals.
Garden Birds the variety of birds you can attract to your garden and tips on how to care for them.
Garden Amphibians and Reptiles encouraging these species and their roles as pest destroyers.
Garden Insects and Invertebrates encouraging insects into the garden to create a healthy garden environment.
Projects and special features include:
Creating a wildflower meadow
Looking after injured, baby and hibernating hedgehogs
Making a bat roost or bat box and siting it
Developing a wildlife pond
Planting a butterfly garden
Filming and photographing wildlife in your garden