Bee City USA & Bee Campus USA
Bringing Communities Together to Sustain Pollinators
Welcome to the Bee City USA & Bee Campus USA affiliate portal
Learn about conserving native pollinators, engage your community, and connect with other affiliates
Bee City USA® and Bee Campus USA work to galvanize communities to sustain pollinators, in particular the more than 3,600 species of native bees in this country, by increasing the abundance of native plants, providing nest sites, and reducing the use of pesticides. Bee City USA and Bee Campus USA are initiatives of the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.
Guest blog by Jerrod Penn and Wuyang Hu Since spring 2015, when Southern Oregon University was certified as the first affiliate of Bee Campus USA, the program has rapidly expanded
Guest blog by Katey Pratt. An earlier version of this story was published in Olbrich Garden News (2019). The community of Madison, Wisconsin, takes pride in its parks, conservation areas,