Our guest today, Doug Tallamy , is a professor of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology at the University of Delaware. His 2007 book, Bringing Nature Home has awakened citizens to the threat presented to biodiversity by the prevalence of alien trees and plants in our landscapes and to the importance of incorporating native plants so as to support wildlife. His 2019 New York Times Best Selling book, Natures Best Hope called upon citizens to evaluate there home landscapes and to restore biodiversity by creating Home Grown National Parks. His most recent book The Nature of Oaks brings focus to the importance to these keystone trees.
Learn more about Home Grown National Parks at: https://homegrownnationalpark.org/