Horses & Habitat


The Benefits of Swallows & Bats

Interested in natural insect control? In this four-minute video, former Snohomish Conservation District Farm Planner, Alan Shank, talks about the benefits of violet-green swallows, barn swallows and bats and how to attract them to your horse property. Click on the video to the left to play or click the watch now button below.


Native Plants and Natural Landscaping Article | Horses for Clean Water

Native plants have naturally evolved to survive a region’s climate; they are more disease-resistant and require less watering and maintenance than non-native plants. Learn ways to incorporate native plants on your property and enjoy low-maintenance landscaping plus the added benefit of providing beneficial wildlife with much needed food and shelter.


Get Nature's Helpers on Board Article | Horses for Clean Water

Learn ways to enlist some help from nature to stay pest free and chore efficient throughout the summer and fall.