Bad news for native pollinators in Texas & California

Wait, does America suddenly have a record number of bees?

Posted on April 01, 2024 04:10 PM by treegrow treegrow


Thanks for this most interesting morning read. Too bad this paragraph is buried 3/4 of the way down ,eh? “It is absolutely not a good thing for native pollinators,” said Eliza Grames, an entomologist at Binghamton University, who noted that domesticated honeybees are a threat to North America’s 4,000 native bee species, about 40 percent of which are vulnerable to extinction.

Posted by kristin-marie 4 months ago

At least they got there in the end. While I was reading it, I was wondering whether they would mention the effects on native pollinators at all.

Posted by treegrow 4 months ago

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