Al and Mary Jo Higgins of Liberty Grove take turns constructing their bluebird nesting box at last year's workshops at The Ridges Sanctuary.
Eastern bluebirds soon will return to Door County, a sign that spring is on the way. In some areas, though, the returning bluebirds have a hard time finding a home.
Learn about ways to help bluebirds and build a nesting box for your own yard during the annual Building for Bluebirds workshops, with two taking place at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. March 8 in the Marshall Cabin at The Ridges Sanctuary. All ages are welcome, but advance registration is required.
Ridges educator Brian Forest will give a brief introduction to each workshop, including information regarding the natural history and habitat needs ...