Bee City USA & Bee Campus USA

Bringing Communities Together to Sustain Pollinators

Photos: Sarah Foltz Jordan, Scott Seigfreid, Amanda Lucier, Sara Morris

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.

Conservation outcomes

Since 2019

1393257 +

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

1625 +

Habitat projects completed totaling over 12,900 acres

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

Renewal Reports

Latest news

Rows of plants surrounded by a tan gravel walkway, with a chalkboard style sandwich board with colorful lettering and illustrations.

Meet the People’s Garden Initiative

The People’s Garden Initiative (PGI) has partnered with the Xerces Society to expand pollinator and beneficial insect outreach and education to community gardens nationwide! Managed by the USDA, the PGI

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