Certify Your Yard

Showcase your sustainable yard with these certification programs.

river friendly resident blue sign in grass


Ensure your property is River-Friendly through the Watershed Institute. 

Complete their easy survey and meet 75% of the qualifications to be certified as a River-Friendly Resident. Receive a free sign to display in your yard!

Cost: Free


certified wildlife habitat sign in wooded area

Wildlife Habitat

Invite wildlife with certification through the National Wildlife Federation.

Share how your yard or garden provides habitat and the NWF will recognize it as a Certified Wildlife Habitat®

Cost: $20 application fee (sign is an additional cost)


Monarch waystation sign in flowers

Monarch Waystation

Provide a habitat for butterflies in your yard or garden.

Certify your new or existing monarch habitat to show that you are contributing to monarch conservation. 

Cost: $16 certification ($33 to certify and purchase a sign)


AGZA green zone gas-free yard in yard

Gas-Free Yard

Create an AGZA (American Green Zone Alliance) Green Zone at home.

Help spread awareness and demonstrate to your community that your property is a gas-free, quieter place to be with a green-zone gas-free yard sign.

Cost: $15.98


wildflower garden sign in a field of wildflowers
Image credit: http://www3.sympatico.ca

“DIY” Yard Sign

Make your own sign! 

Help spread awareness and demonstrate your sustainable landscaping practices to the community.

Use any materials you might have and show off your creativity!


homegrown national park logo

Homegrown National Park Map

Record your native plantings and join users across the country!


Xerces Society's Pollinator Protection

Xerces Society’s Pollinator Protection 

Sign their pledge and add your yard to their map!


Have you certified your yard? Let us know!
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