Keeping you connected to the world of bees

THE BEE REPORT is the publication of choice for bee experts, citizen scientists and the bee-curious. TBR covers bee-related conservation, economics, politics, science, technology and societal currents with a weekly news summary.

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MATT KELLY is the creator and editor of the Bee Report. He is an independent journalist and storyteller who has published with National Geographic and Civil Eats. Matt is also the director and producer of the documentary film, the Bees of Grand Staircase-Escalante. Follow Matt on Twitter @bymattkelly.



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Matt Kelly
Indy journalist and storyteller | Creator of newsletter and podcast | Doc film The Bees of GSENM