Tag Archives: Wild Bees

Column
August 10, 2016

Good news for wild bees?

By Joe Rankin The honey bee is an introduced species in North America. It’s only been here about 400 years, brought by English colonists who found none after stumbling ashore and then promptly put in an order with their backers back home. The honeybee, more…

  • Wild bee decline threatens U.S. crop production, UVM study finds
  • Wild bee decline threatens U.S. crop production, UVM study finds
  • Wild bee decline threatens U.S. crop production, UVM study finds
State News
January 12, 2016

Wild bee decline threatens U.S. crop production, UVM study finds

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Photo One: A map showing the 139 counties at risk.

Photo Two: A map of bee abundance across the U.S.

Photo Three: Taylor Ricketts and Insu Koh

The first national study to map U.S. wild bees…