Why Immersion Landscaping cares about birds:
Science 04 Oct 2019:Vol. 366, Issue 6461, pp. 120-124 DOI: 10.1126/science.aaw1313
Immersion Landscaping is focusing on developing landscapes ability to support bird populations. This is the biggest cause of bird loss. Choosing the right plant for the right place is key to providing protection, shelter, food and nesting.
Immersion Landscaping includes caterpillar host plants in your design for the baby birds. Baby birds don't eat seeds, they need carotenoids. Caterpillars are best.
Other things you can do to help:
Put screens or stickers on windows
Keep cats indoors
Reduce lawn, plant natives
Drink coffee that's good for birds
Protect our planet from plastics
Watch birds, share what you see
For more information on ways to help, go to 3billionbirds.org
There are 2.9 Billion fewer breeding birds in North America than there were in 1970.
One in four birds less
than 50 years ago.
Even common, beloved species have undergone staggering losses.
Landscapes are losing their ability to support bird populations.
Yet over this same period landmark conservation efforts have helped bring some birds back.