This week, take a moment to think about things you can do to help pollinators. Pollinator conservation isn’t just something for fields and nature preserves – the bees and flies and butterflies and other pollinators are all around us. So protecting them is something we can all do. And we must, because pollinators are fundamental to the health of our environment, our farms, our gardens – not to mention chocolate.
What can you do? Start by checking out the action steps on Xerces Society's Bring Back the Pollinators page.
Get involved with a Citizen Science pollinator project. Here are a few to get you started:
Take a close look.... even closer, and get to know these guys. Take some photos - or draw a picture.
You can check out past "pollinator posts" here.