Recognizing the vital role pollinators play, Curridabat in San Jose, Costa Rica has classified pollinators, including birds, butterflies, moths, and bees as citizens.
The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV), in partnership with the Texas Department of Agriculture and Texas Honey Bee Education Association (THBEA), has issued a new "Love Honey Bees" license plate.
Of the 5,000 species in North America, about 30 percent build nests in cavities or tunnels. Building a bee hotel gives tunnel-nesting bees a safe place to nest and thrive in your area.
A lot of the conversation around bee conservation is about what we need to change in agriculture and farming. But there things we can do at home to make our gardens more bee-friendly.