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The Importance of Bees - Native Bees and Honey Bees (Zoom)

Join Lindsay Miller Barranco from the vanEnglesdorp Bee Lab at the University of Maryland for a talk on the importance of bees, native bees and honey bees. The program will cover:


  • A description of native bees (both ground nesting and tube nesting)
  • What individuals can do to enhance their environments through floral plantings and optimizing sites for native bee nesting.
  • Challenges native bees and honey bees face
  • The history and biology of honey bee colonies and how they are utilized in commercial agriculture for pollination in the U.S.


This program is cosponsored by Green Newton and Newton Conservators.


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Wednesday, March 8, 2023
7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Ellen Meyers