New at the Zoo - January 2022 - Page 1

Jan. 5 is National Bird Day!

How does your garden grow? The adage says that the early bird gets the worm, but does your yard have enough “worms,” or food, for the birds to eat? Recent research published from Biological Conservation indicates that yards with non-native plants host fewer insects than those with native plant species. And with fewer insects, it makes it harder for birds, especially migratory ones, to rest, nest and seek shelter.   The rise of urban landscapes in the past 100 years... Read More
at Wednesday, January 5, 2022