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Save the Date: March 11th for the Going Green Matters Environmental Fair

By | 2018-02-20T09:24:50+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Eco-Friendly, Events, Family-friendly, Green Living, Native Plants|

On Sunday, March 11th, we invite you to join us at Going Green Matters, a free, family-friendly event presented by the non-profit organization Go Green Wilmette and the Village of Wilmette. Living sustainably- in such a way as to be conservative about one’s use of the Earth’s natural resources- is what draws hundreds of attendees [...]

Create A Certified Wildlife Habitat in Your Garden

By | 2018-02-13T20:46:31+00:00 January 17th, 2017|Back Yard, Birds, Butterflies, Eco-Friendly, Landscaping for Birds, Native Plants|

We all love feeling a connection to nature and wildlife when we visit nearby parks and forest preserves. Have you ever thought about bringing that feeling home? There are many things you can do in your own yard to create a garden that attracts wildlife, regardless of how much space you have. You don’t need [...]

Manage Stormwater with A Rain Garden

By | 2018-02-13T20:46:36+00:00 June 16th, 2015|Drainage, General News, Native Plants, Water Management|

Nature's Perspective Landscaping, in collaboration with Evanston Environmental Association, recently rolled out the Livable Landscapes Program for residents in Evanston, to promote the practice of water-absorbing, habitat-friendly landscaping to help manage storm water run-off in yards. We hosted two free workshops in Evanston several weeks ago sharing information about rain gardens. In response to the deluge of rain [...]