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Certify Your Yard

Showcase your sustainable yard with these certification programs.

river friendly resident


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

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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)

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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)

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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

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“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!


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Homegrown National Park Map

Record your native plantings and join users across the country!

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Xerces Society’s Pollinator Protection 

Sign their pledge and add your yard to their map!

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