12 Tips for Creating a Winter Bird Habitat"
A variety of plants will bring in a variety of birds.
Native plants will survive better and are already adapted to suit your local bird population.
Carefully placed bird feeders will give you the opportunity to see the birds that are coming to your yard.
If in doubt, choose a quality blended bird seed which will appeal to a variety of birds
Open water is important for over-wintering birds.
Evergeens can be a good food source for winter birds, but they are also important shelters and windbreaks.
Your "messy" garden can be a true haven for winter birds in need of seed and food sources.
Bird houses aren't just for nesting season--they provide important safe shelter from winter's elements, too!