Bee City USA & Bee Campus USA

Bringing Communities Together to Sustain Pollinators

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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.

Conservation outcomes

Since 2019

800000 +

People engaged in pollinator conservation as a result of Bee City USA & Bee Campus USA

1500 +

Habitat projects completed totaling over 2,400 acres

A Wide Range Of approaches to using integrated pest management to reduce pesticide use

Renewal Reports

Latest news

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Affiliate Spotlight: Washtenaw Community College

Author name:  Sandy McCarthyJob title: Faculty LibrarianAffiliation: Washtenaw Community College, MichiganUSDA Plant Zone: 6 Your top 5 pollinator plants:  milkweed black-eyed susan bee balm New England aster sand coreopsis. Lessons

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