Learn about Pollinator Pathways, Pesticides and Invasive Threats.
Find resources that establish pollinator-friendly habits and food sources for bees, butterflies and other pollinating insects and wildlife.
Pollinator Partnership’s mission is to promote the health of pollinators, critical to food and ecosystems, through conservation, education, and research. https://www.pollinator.org
Take the Fairfield Pollinator Pathway Pledge
Aspetuck Land Trust - A non-profit membership organization whose mission is the preservation & conservation of open spaces including farmland, forest land, and natural resources in Easton, Weston, Fairfield & Westport. https://www.aspetucklandtrust.org
Earthplace, in Westport, is a donor supported, non-profit organization committed to building passion and respect for the natural world and a more sustainable future for our community. A nature discovery & environmental learning center. www.earthplace.org
Haskins Preserve 22 Green Acre Lane Westport, CT
Southport Wildflower Preserve, 360 Westway Rd, Southport, CT
H. Smith Richardson Wildlife Preserve 39 Sasco Creek Road Westport CT
www.ctgardenclubs.org The Federated Garden Clubs of CT, Branford, CT
Local Nurseries selling Pollinator Plants
Gilberties: trees, shrubs, perennials, herbs, vegetables, supplies. 7 Sylvan Rd, Westport, CT www.gilbertiesorganics.com, 203.227.4175.
Native: trees, shrubs, perennials.
1899 Bronson Rd, Fairfield, CT
www.anativeplantnursery.com, (203) 658-7475
Natureworks: shrubs, perennials, annuals, herbs, info, supplies. 518 Forest Rd, Northford, CT
Broken Arrow Nursery: native and exotic trees and shrubs, on-line catalog. 13 Broken Arrow Rd, Hamden, CT
Ganim's Garden Center: Enduring nursery offering an array of plants & flowers, plus fertilizers, garden decor & soils. 320 Kings Hwy Cutoff, Fairfield, CT
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