What are Pollinators and why do we need them?

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Information and Pictures by Kay Ekwall

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I’ve Created A Butterfly Hair Crown

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Sweet Basil – Grow it for the Bees

Bee lives matter mug

Honey collecting in the Sundarbans is a risky business

As the fishermen move about in search of beehives in the wild, they run the risk of meeting a deadly foe - the Royal Bengal tiger.


 
 

 
 
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Pollinators

Bees/over 2,000 types of Bees

Butterflies or Moths:

Karner blue butterflies

Monarch Butterfly

Bats:

The Mexican long-nosed bat

Can the Bat Man of Mexico also be Tequila's Super Hero?

Conservationist Rodrigo Medellin's efforts to save the lesser long-nosed bat is tied to Mexico's blue agave plant.

Lesser long-nosed bat

Birds:

Crested Honeycreepers

White-winged Doves

Rufous Hummingbirds

Flowers:

western prairie fringed orchid

 

 
 
 
 

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