Plants, predators and 'the making of Backyard Biodiversity'

Plants, predators and 'the making of Backyard Biodiversity' - Episodes 9-11

Episode 9: Identifying Backyard Plants

 
Post your leaf and plant pics here: facebook.com/BackyardBiodiversityTaranaki(external link)

Relevant resources

There are heaps of amazing resources for plants. The key thing is choosing the right resource for your knowledge level. Below we’ve included advice to steer you in the right direction.

Advanced plant identification

Other plant identification apps

Plants to attract birds and lizards

Restoration planting guides for Taranaki:
https://restoretaranaki.nz/resources/(external link)

What to plant to replace removed weeds:
https://www.weedbusters.org.nz/resources/plant-me-instead-booklets/(external link)

 

Episode 10: Become a Backyard Pest Detective

 
Post your pest detective photos here: facebook.com/BackyardBiodiversityTaranaki(external link)

Relevant resources

All things trapping:

Predator Monitoring:

Recording trap catches:

Waitara Taiao:

 

Episode 11: Making of Backyard Biodiversity

 
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This is the last episode in this lockdown series.

Resources and videos will remain available here and on the Facebook page and YouTube channel:
https://www.facebook.com/BackyardBiodiversityTaranaki/(external link)
https://www.youtube.com/user/RotokareTrust(external link)

 

Links to other episodes