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Windbreaks for Wildlife
Extension and Outreach Publications
  • Adam Janke, Iowa State University
Extension Number
WL 0002
Description
Trees and shrubs planted in windbreaks have many on-farm benefits such as reducing energy consumption, controlling odor, protecting buildings and livestock from snow and wind, and improving aesthetics. Another rewarding benefit of windbreaks is to provide habitat for wildlife. In this fact sheet, we discuss ways to improve the suitability of windbreaks for wildlife while retaining other desired benefits.
Publication Date:
12-1-2016
Publisher:
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Keywords:
  • Environment,
  • Wildlife and Natural Resources
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Citation Information
Adam Janke. "Windbreaks for Wildlife" Ames, IA(2016)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/adam-janke/7/