Year: 2016

Breaking News! Xerces Posts Online Annotated Bibliography of Research on Pesticide Impacts on Pollinators & Other Beneficial Insects

Bumble bee says, “Hello.” Photo: Phyllis Stiles Research on pollinators has skyrocketed in the past few years.  In 2012, the Xerces Society published a report called “Are Neonicotinoids Killing Bees?” …

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Western North Carolina Nature Writer George Ellison Writes Weekly Nature Column, Oftentimes, About Plants & Their Pollinators

Bumble bee on goldenrod. Photo: Nancy Adamson As wild bees begin to prepare for the winter, those individuals that will “hibernate” to ensure the continuation of the species the next …

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