ERIC Number: ED436392
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Golden Gardens: A Wildlife Gardening Program for Seniors.
This document is a guide for older persons who are beginner gardeners. It provides 16 projects to choose from and explains what is needed for each before getting started. Each chapter contains projects suitable for small, medium, and large garden spaces. Contents include: (1) "Getting Started"; (2) "Beckoning Birds, Bees, and Butterflies"; (3) "Providing Food and Shelter"; (4) "Supplying Water"; (5) "Planting Alternatives to a Lawn"; and (6) "Taking Conservation Beyond Your Yard." (CCM)
Descriptors: Botany, Conservation Education, Environmental Education, Foreign Countries, Landscaping, Learning Activities, Older Adults, Ornamental Horticulture, Wildlife
Canadian Wildlife Federation, 2740 Queensview Drive, Ottawa, Ontario, K2B 1A2, Canada (Free). Tel: 613-599-9594.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Canadian Wildlife Federation, Ottawa (Ontario).