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V. Daniel Elvira

Warrenville, IL, USA


Twenty years ago, my wife and I started a restoration project in our yard, which was completely invaded by buckthorn, canary grass, honeysuckle, and garlic mustard. Today, we have 0.4 acres of restored wetlands, prairies and woods by Ferry Creek, which is the home of many species of birds.

Winter Wetland

Restored wetlands, prairies, and woods in this Chicago west suburbs home have become the home of a diverse ecosystem including many native species of native birds

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