Make your yard a Certified Wildlife Habitat®

Get a certified wildlife habitat.  Just 6 easy steps. 1) Provide food - nectar, fruit, seeds from plants. 2) Supply water - water gardens, bird baths. 3) Create cover - rock piles, evergreens. 4) Provide places to raise young - trees, shrubs. 5) Garden sustainably - reduce chemical use for clean water for people and wildlife. 6) Get certified - click to learn more...
National Wildlife Federation Delmarva Power an Exelon Company SUEZ in Delaware

Delaware Nature Society partners with the National Wildlife Federation to bring the Certified Wildlife Habitat® program to Delaware. The Certified Wildlife Habitat program at Delaware Nature Society is supported in part by Delmarva Power and SUEZ in Delaware.

Discover Certified Wildlife Habitats®

Make your yard come alive! Your yard could become home to 15 migratory birds,
20 native plant species, and 5 kinds of butterflies. It's easy and we can help.

Whether you have only a balcony or acres of land, you can join the 1,000 other properties in Delaware helping to make a difference for wildlife and water.

The Certified Wildlife Habitat® program, conducted through a partnership between Delaware Nature Society and the National Wildlife Federation, provides official recognition for properties that meet five criteria necessary for wildlife:  food, water, cover, places for wildlife to raise young, and wildlife-friendly landscaping practices.

Certified Wildlife Habitat

Create a wildlife habitat  Certify your wildlife habitat

Do you own land within the Red Clay Valley Scenic Byway?

Help our byway become a National Wildlife Federation Certified Habitat Community! Learn more and get your land certified as a wildlife habitat.

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