Plants Providing Food

The kinds of plants in our yard directly affect which birds are attracted down. Many birds don’t discover our feeders unless an attractive tree lures them down to notice. But the plants that flourish and that attract birds in one area are different from those in other areas. So how can you find out which plants to grow to provide food for birds in your area?

The Cornell Lab of Ornithology has developed a citizen science project called YardMap with you in mind! Check it out!