False Sunflower

Activities

Kids Gardening (How to create a pollinator garden)

http://www.kidsgardening.org/node/11941

U.S. Department of Agriculture/U.S. Forest Service (Make a hummingbird feeder)

http://www.fs.fed.us/wildflowers/kids/activities/documents/RecycledPlasticFeeders.pdf

Makezine (How to make a safe watering hole for bees)

http://makezine.com/2015/03/31/make-safe-watering-hole-bees/

Places To Go

National Park Services (Bird watching at Indiana Dunes)

http://www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit/birdwatching.htm

National Park Services (Plan your Indiana Dunes visit checklist)

http://www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit/upload/birds_checklist.pdf

Take Action

Bumble Bee Watch (Collaborative effort to track and conserve North America’s bumblebees)

http://www.bumblebeewatch.org/

The Xerces Society/Project Integrated Crop Pollination (Project involves conducting research and extension nationwide on farm management practices that increase wild bees and on techniques for managing alternative bees for pollination.)

http://www.xerces.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Project-ICP-brochure.pdf

Projects

National Wildlife Federation (How to build a bat house)

http://www.nwf.org/How-to-Help/Garden-for-Wildlife/Gardening-Tips/Build-a-Bat-House.aspx