Events - updated June, 2022
Let the neighbors know what you are up to with those native plants!
Making a Sign for Your Garden
Date - to be Announced
Workshop - 3 Sessions
Making a Pollinator Garden
Coming September 2022
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Each session provides you with instruction, original curriculum handouts and reference materials developed for our local ecoregion, to support you in designing your garden. These worksheets guide you and introduce suitable native plants for your location and conditions.
A group of citizens concerned about a declining Western Monarch annual count is going to do something about it . . .
The Milkweed Corridor
Bandon to Brookings
Every 5 miles, a patch of milkweed planted, ready to host another generation of Monarchs in their breeding territory. One local effort to keep this species from looming extinction.
For Planting Directions for seedlings,
click on the pdf
Links with info will be added here on our Events site.
Milkweed Corridor map -
the butterfly marks host sites
Video- Planting Milkweed seedlings for Western Monarchs
Click above to learn more
Monarch on Narrow Leaf Milkweed
Monarch and Milkweed mapper This website is a wealth of information about the WESTERN Monarch and our LOCAL milkweed.
Location - Stillwater Natives Nursery
3 miles south of Bandon, turn west
on Beach Loop Rd
Bandon Western World newspaper Aug. 27, 2019
BANDON - Local U.S. Fish & Wildlife staff work on maintaining and improving healthy habitats for many animal and plant species found in and around Bandon.
"Human-impacted landscapes, such as the sides of roads and streams and open meadows, used to be common places to find native flowering plants . . .