Please check the action steps you are willing to do.
Action at home:
____ Provide food, water, shelter and space for birds and other wildlife.
____ Practice sustainable gardening techniques.
____ Reduce lawn and add native vegetation.
____ Certify your yard as a Backyard Wildlife Habitat by the National Wildlife Federation.
Action in your neighborhood:
____ Invite a Habitat Steward to speak to your neighborhood association or group.
____ Become a neighborhood or group liaison to spread the habitat project message.
Action on the island:
____ Participate in invasive species removal at Iverson Spit.
____ Participate in demonstration garden work parties at Four Springs Lake Preserve
____ Participate in demonstration garden work parties at Camano Senior & Community Center.
____ Talk to community members about our community habitat project.
____ Take the Habitat Stewards training sponsored by FOCIP’s Camano Wildlife Habitat Project.
____ Sign up for NWF Action Alerts to protect wildlife: http://online.nwf.org/site/PageNavigator/ActionCenter/the_wildlife
____ Tell friends and family about what they can do to help create, protect and restore wildlife habitat.
____ Write letters to federal, state, and local representatives requesting them to protect wildlife habitat .
____ Write letters to the editor to educate the public about protecting critical habitat areas for wildlife.
For more information, see Washington Community Wildlife Habitat Alliance