On the Hawaiian island of Kaua‘i, the invasive bees can cause nest abandonment and even kill chicks when they invade burrows.
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The Republic of Slovenia originally proposed that the United Nations proclaim May 20 as World Bee Day. In December 2017, following three years of…
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"It is likely that myself and fellow co-authors were the last people to observe an abundant population of one of the world’s largest bumble bees, Bombus…
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I love working on the Bee Report. Going on five years now, it is an absolute joy and passion for me – and the response from all of you has been…
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I think the most important bee-related story of the year so far has been the ethanol plant in Nebraska that was processing pesticide-coated seeds – and…
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The Wild Bees of Montana project, slated to take 15 years to complete, is in its fifth year. The bees collected range in size from no bigger than the…
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The rediscovery of the Wallace’s giant bee, a rare slice of good wildlife-related news, was splashed across media outlets around the world. Researchers…
“Here’s another video of bees falling out of the sky when the lights go out. I’m surprised it’s an on/off choice for them – no graceful trying to glide…
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Researchers compared the biodiversity value of plants classified as “injurious weeds” with those stipulated by the U.K. Department for Environment, Food…
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It never ceases to amaze me how much bee-related news there is over the course of a year. Pulling together as much of it as I can into the Bee Report…
California’s Third District Court of Appeal ruled that the California Endangered Species Act can protect invertebrates, including four species of…
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The Xerces Society and Center for Biological Diversity filed a notice of intent to sue the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s secretive Animal and Plant…
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