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6 SIMPLE WAYS YOU CAN HELP SAVE BEES FROM EXTINCTION
6 SIMPLE WAYS YOU CAN HELP SAVE BEES FROM EXTINCTION

POSTED 7/25/2019

Though they can sting, bees are not pests but our friends because they're prolific pollinators and a vital part of our eco and food systems. One third of the world's food supply is dependent on pollinators, mostly honeybees.



Foreign honey bees invade area changing life
Foreign honey bees invade area changing life

POSTED 5/15/2019

Hike around the natural habitats of San Diego County and it becomes abundantly clear that honey bees, foreign to the area, are everywhere. A new study by Keng-Lou James Hung, Jennifer Kingston, Adrienne Lee, David Holway and Joshua Kohn of UC San Diego’s Division of Biological Sciences, published on Feb. 20 in Proceedings of the Royal Society B, found that honey bees focus their foraging on the most abundantly flowering native plant species, where they often account for more than 90 percent of pollinators observed visiting flowers.