Dig It: Don't Get Rid Of Your Dead Wood
November is the ideal time to take stock of your garden and look at how you can provide shelter for wildlife through the colder months ahead.
The severe winds many of us have experienced in the last month may have caused havoc in the garden but if you can salvage any fallen wood you could turn the devastation into something positive.
Log piles make the perfect winter home for several creatures including moths. Some caterpillar species will only survive with dead wood to feed on.
Why not turn your clear up operation into a habitat creation project?
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