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Our Native Bees : North America's Endangered Pollinators and the Fight to Save Them - (Hardcover)

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A New York Times 2018 Holiday Gift Selection

Honey bees get all the press, but the fascinating story of North America’s native bees—an endangered species essential to our ecosystems and food supplies—is just as crucial. Through interviews with farmers, gardeners, scientists, and bee experts, Our Native Bees explores the importance of native bees and focuses on why they play a key role in gardening and agriculture. The people and stories are compelling: Paige Embry goes on a bee hunt with the world expert on the likely extinct Franklin’s bumble bee, raises blue orchard bees in her refrigerator, and learns about an organization that turns the out-of-play areas in golf courses into pollinator habitats. Our Native Bees is a fascinating, must-read for fans of natural history and science and anyone curious about bees. 
Number of Pages: 224
Genre: Nature, Technology
Sub-Genre: Animals, Environmental Conservation & Protection, Agriculture
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Workman Pub Co
Book theme: Insects & Spiders, Beekeeping
Author: Paige Embry
Language: English
Street Date: February 7, 2018
TCIN: 53002457
UPC: 9781604697698
Item Number (DPCI): 248-50-7600
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