Landscapes and Gardening

Bugs are essential

Earth Friendly landscaping at home

  • Use organic methods
  • Deter and repel pests
  • Use home exclusion methods 
  • Install raptor posts and owl boxes to encourage natural predators 
  • Install fire safe landscaping
  • Control weeds, invasive species, and non-native plants naturally  
  • Say no to poisons, pesticides, rodenticides, anticoagulants, bait boxes, and other non-natural chemicals.

Encourage Natural Predators

  • Install owl boxes or build an owl box
  • Install raptor posts
  • Provide shelter for predators and beneficial insects
  • Create a natural ecosystem in your yard
  • Install flowering plants that will attract beneficial insects

Encourage Natural Predators

Earth Friendly Management of City Facilities and ParksRaptor Post at Malibu Bluffs Park

Learn more about Earth Friendly Management by visiting the EFM Resource Page