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Windbreaks and Wildlife

An overview of how windbreaks can benefit wildlife and what trees, shrubs and planting designs to consider for various wildlife habitats. A printed copy of this publication and three more Windbreak publications are available at UNL Marketplace. The four publications are: Windbreaks and Wildlife, (EC1771); Windbreaks in Sustainable Agricultural Systems, (EC1772); Field Windbreaks, (EC1778); and Windbreaks for Fruit and Vegetable Crops, (EC1779). Price: $1.50.