Biodiversity experts say No Mow May won’t save Vancouver Island’s fragile ecosystems
Growing more native plants is the better way, they suggest
May 24, 2023 By Turf & Rec
Vancouver Island’s ecosystems won’t be saved by buying into the No Mow May campaign, local biodiversity experts say. They suggest that instead of pausing lawn mowing for a month, growing native plants to support local wildlife is the key. No Mow May is well intentioned, they add, but it’s an insufficient way of addressing the loss of native species.
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