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GROWING A GREENER WORLD: Bringing Nature Home

Airs Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. on KPBS TV or Stream Now

On “Bringing Nature Home,” noted author Doug Tallamy illustrates how the choi...

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Above: On “Bringing Nature Home,” noted author Doug Tallamy illustrates how the choices we make as gardeners can profoundly impact the diversity of life in our yards, towns and on our planet.

Wildlife habitat is disappearing due to increased urbanization, but our landscapes and gardens can become vital oases for providing food and shelter.

On this episode, noted author Doug Tallamy explains the impact our garden choices can have on the diversity of life in our small corner of the world and beyond.

GROWING A GREENER WORLD: Bringing Nature Home

When it comes to understanding the vital relationships between native plants and the wildlife that depends on them, Doug Tallamy is the acclaimed expert. This episode explores ways to incorporate nature into your landscape and help you understand why that’s so important.

About The Series:

Emmy Award-winning series GROWING A GREENER WORLD features organic gardening, green living and farm-to-table cooking. In each episode the program’s hosts, including gardening and sustainability expert Joe Lamp’l, chef Nathan Lyon, and homesteading expert Theresa Loe, share DIY information with home gardeners. In season 10, they meet a year-round gardener in Nova Scotia, and deal with garden pests while encouraging beneficial insects like the mason bee.

Photo credit: Coutesy of American Public Television

On “Bringing Nature Home," Doug Tallamy explains that in too many places of our country, there is no place left for wildlife, but in the landscapes and gardens we ourselves create.

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Full episodes are available to stream on demand on the series website. Or watch episodes on our GGWTV #YouTube channel.

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