Adding native trees to your yard this spring is a great way to enhance your landscape while adding benefits to local wildlife. For thousands of years native trees have adapted to the local land and they bring many benefits to the environment such as: attracting local wildlife, improving soil quality, and providing economic benefit. When selecting a native tree this spring it is important look at the conditions of your landscape (is it a sunny or shady spot, wet or dry?) to ensure you chose the best native tree for your yard. To learn more, visit: http://www.dupagerivers.org/adding-native-trees-to-your-landscape/