Do you enjoy a savory salad or a crunchy apple? Thank a pollinator! Pollinators are critical to our food supply, economic health, and biological diversity.
Creating healthy garden habitats is a wonderful way to enjoy time outside while positively impacting these important animals.
In this online, interactive program originally presented on April 21, we explored:
- The natural history of insect pollinators such as bees, butterflies, and moths
- Low maintenance native perennials and annuals to attract a wide variety of pollinators throughout the growing season
- Easy planting ideas for patios, balconies, and yard areas
- Safe gardening practices and products to ensure a healthy backyard ecosystem
About our presenter:
Kelly Dwyer, founder of Nature Education Opportunities, is an award-winning environmental educator and certified NH elementary teacher. She has been creating and delivering engaging programming for audiences of all ages for over 15 years. As a certified wellness coach, Kelly also brings a deep understanding of the numerous benefits of connecting with the natural world to reduce stress, improve health and embrace a more mindful approach to life and learning. An avid gardener and cook, she loves to spend time with her family, which includes her husband and two daughters.
Watch the recording now: