Creating a backyard habitat for birds is more important than you may believe. Sanford University estimated that 10% of all bird species may be extinct by 2100 because of the many challenges birds face. There are a number of ways to attract birds to your garden, from planting native plants to providing safe stopover areas for them to eat, drink and nest. Provide water year-round - A simple birdbath is a great start. Follow the links below to learn more about what you can do in your backyard.