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Rachel Conway at the beetle hotel.

Thousands of bees living on the Printworks hidden rooftop garden produce record-breaking honey haul

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Save the bees by building a top bar bee hive (instructions included)

Awesome planter boarder! Vino!

Glass bottle garden edge- now I have something specific to do with all the wine bottles (must drink more wine!

How to Build a Wildlife Pond: Part 5 - Installing a Dipping Platform and Hibernaculum

Series of videos showing the construction of a large wildlife pond at a school in Gosforth, Newcastle (North East England). The pond will have b.

'Forest Man', A Short Documentary About an Indian Man Who Planted a Forest Larger Than Central Park

Forest Man, A Short Documentary About an Indian Man Who Planted a Forest Larger Than Central Park

Since the Majuli islander Jadav Payeng has been planting trees in order to save his island. To date he has single handedly planted a forest larger than Central Park NYC. His forest has transformed what was once a barren wasteland, into a lush oasis.

Insect hotel @ Babylonstoren, I want to see the garden that these bees pollinate!

Insect hotel @ Babylonstoren, I want to see the garden that these bees pollinate! (Apparently solitary bees are better pollinators than hive bees)

Consider the requirements of a bat box:      Bats need enough space for a small colony.     They need a place to land to enter the box.     They need rough surfaces to cling to.     They need an airtight enclosure as they will regulate the interior heat by moving up or down in the chamber.     The box should be installed in the right location (somewhere where they will get 4-5 hours of morning sun, 15-20 feet above the ground).

Build a Bat Box

How to Build a Bat Box. Do you have bats in your vicinity? Perhaps bats in your home that you would prefer to move elsewhere? Build a bat box for those little flying insect eaters. (One mosquito-eating bat can consume insects per.

Things for the garden - Ladybird & Lacewing Beneficial Bug Box from http://www.wildforms.co.uk/ladybird-and-lacewing-box.html

Things for the garden - Ladybird & Lacewing Beneficial Bug Box.

Add an element of surprise in your garden...this is wonderful...and could possibly be a bit alarming. :D

Add an element of surprise to your garden! Put a Garden Face in your garden wall.

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