honeybees

Putting a number to bee habitat

October 15, 2018

When Rick Johnstone went about improving bee habitat in a utility easement at Maryland’s Patuxent Wildlife Refuge, he could see the difference taking place on the ...

Sick bees choose healthier food sources

March 12, 2018

Sick bees tend to consume higher-quality pollen compared to healthy bees, according to new research. In a study published in Microbial Ecology, researchers were ...

Bees Prefer Open Canopy Forests

June 9, 2015

While the decline in honey bees (genus Apis) in the United States is widely known, prompting the government to put forth strategies to protect the species, the ...