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East Bay Nature carries a broad range of household and garden accessories, including thermometers, garden flags, outdoor decorative items, wall plaques, clocks, coffee mugs, dish towels and figurines from these manufacturers*:

Accurite Achla
Agrizap Alice's Cottage
AMSCAN Ancient Graffiti
Aspects 888-277-3287 Bee Diverse
BEYOND BORDERS Blue Handworks
BTRFLY CARRUTH
DZI Echo Valley
ELEGANT G Evergreen
Fiddler's Flora & Fauna
Florence GANZ
GARDEN AGE Garden Art
Giftcraft Good Directions
HAVAHART JJ POTTS
Kalalou On the Rocks
Potting Shed REGAL
Songbird Essentials SPI
Stoneworks Sunset Vista
Toland Watering Hole
Woodstock YARDBIRDS
Z Garden Party

* availability in each store may vary.

Conversation with a Crow


I was watching all the bird activity on my feeders recently, specifically noting the hierarchy of birds getting to feed while others were waiting their turn. While I was checking out the action I suddenly noticed another bird, a crow, looking my way.

"Hey!" I called to the crow. "Are you watching me?" Incredibly, the crow answered. "Yes, people watching is my hobby. I find human behavior both fascinating and complex." "Thatís funny," I said.

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East Bay Times Article


Attracting birds and bees to our yards and gardens is simple, if we provide what they like and need.

Joanie Smith, owner of East Bay Nature in Walnut Creek, says there are five essential elements for success ó water, food, cover, nesting and safety.

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