How To Start a Pollinator Garden

Designing a landscape with native plants in a few easy steps Planting Pollinator-Friendly Gardens One of the most important ways you can help pollinators is by adding plants that provide pollen and nectar to your garden. Planting for pollinators is planting for a...
Tarrytown Pollinator Gardens

Tarrytown Pollinator Gardens

Thanks to the tremendous support of our community, aided by funding through Friends of Warner Library, TEAC and the Tarrytown Parks and DPW staff are creating a vital Pollinator Pathway in the heart of the Village. These gardens will provide much needed habitat and...
Tarrytown Pollinator Gardens

Protect Pollinators —  An Achievable New Year’s Resolution

“ The little things that run the world are disappearing.” — Doug Tallamy, Ecologist      Pollinators are in trouble and they need our help. Today 40% of insects and pollinators are at risk for extinction, primarily due to destruction of their natural habitat....
A Short and Easy Guide to Pollinator Pathways

A Short and Easy Guide to Pollinator Pathways

What is a pollinator? A pollinator is an animal that spreads pollen from one part of a flower to another, enabling the plant to reproduce, Common pollinators are bees, butterflies, moths and other insects, although larger animals, like hummingbirds, can also be...
Pol­li­na­tor Path­ways 101

Pol­li­na­tor Path­ways 101

by James Carsey, TEAC Volunteer Published in The Hudson Independent, Nov. 2019 Whether you are a seasoned gardener with a yard full of head-turning peonies or you are a rookie that just learned the difference between annuals and perennials, chances are you’ve heard...