WELCOME to CROWN! Charlotte Reconnecting Ourselves With Nature
How you can help
Your Questions Answered
Certify your property!
Our Upcoming Program
Our Previous Programs
Wild on the Water!
Habitat Steward Training
Other Local Chapters
The Butterfly Highway
News & Events
Need an Environmental Quote?
CROWN's Suggested Readings
Local Environmental Organizations
We the People...
CROWN Suggested Environmental Resource Links
Listen to our interview on WFAE FM about Certifying Charlotte as a "Wildlife Friendly Community".
The North Carolina Wildlife Federation
National Wildlife Federation - Community Wildlife Habitats
The Butterfly Highway
National Wildlife Federation's School Yard Habitats
Habitat Stewards in North Carolina,
certified by the National Wildlife Federation
The Habitat Network
Grow Wise. Bee Smart
Great Native Bee Fact Sheets
NC State University Horticulture - Going Native!
The Tenth Circle - Gardening for Beginners
he Campus Wild - US Higher Education with
wildlife friendly landscapes
Check out the entire full premiere episode of this film!
North Carolina Urban Forest Council
Field Guide to the Southern Piedmont
Landscape for Life
American Beauties Native Plants
Invasive Plants of the United States
Mecklenburg County Livable Communities Plan
Mecklenburg County Waste Reduction & Recycle Information
Mecklenburg County's State of the Environment Report
Mecklenburg County Land Use and Environmental Services
Meck Flora Your guide to the Flora in Mecklenburg County
A Charlotte Garden (Blog by Daricia McKnight)
The North Carolina State University Cooperative Extension
Also featured: Wildlife gardening
Green Growth Toolbox
North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
The North Carolina Native Plant Society
The North Carolina Office of Environmental Education
UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens
Urban Wildlife - US Forest Service
The American Forest History Society
Acorn Naturalists - Youth Resources for the trail & classroom
Alliance of Natural Resource Outreach
and Service Programs
Ecosystem Gardening - for wildlife
The Union of Concerned Scientists -
get the facts!
Children and Nature Network
Green America's National Green Pages
The USDA Plant Database
Healing the Earth one yard at a time.
Native Plant Podcasts
Carolina Native Nursery - Wholesale/Retail
Nature Publishing Group
Growing a Greener World
Environmental Clearinghouse - Resources
Think Global Green - current views of global issues and news
inspiring professionals to use their skills in green careers
Going Green on Campus
Students and colleges working on climate change
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