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“Pollinators – Plight and Possibilities: The facts about honey bees, wild bees and other pollinators and ways you can make a difference”

March 10, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Environmental Forum :
“Pollinators – Plight and possibilities: The facts about honey bees, wild bees and other pollinators, and ways you can make a difference”
Thursday, March 24, 7 PM
HB Fuller (1200 Willow Lake Blvd. Vadnais Heights, MN)

Find out the important roles pollinators play in our lives. Discover the complex issues and obstacles plaguing honey bees, wild bees and other Minnesota pollinators. Learn what researchers have uncovered as contributing factors, and how guest speaker Dr. Marla Spivak’s Bee Lab and others are using these results to successfully win the fight to improve bee colonies and habitats for all pollinators. Dr. Marla Spivak will enlighten you with her

fascinating research and the creative solutions her team has developed to help our pollinators. She will provide you with practical ways you can improve pollinator habitat in your yard, at your business, and in the community! Also, learn about the Bee Squad and their unique mentorship techniques in the Twin Cities to foster healthy bee populations and pollinator landscapes; and the University of Minnesota’s plans for a new Bee and Pollinator Research Lab and Discovery Center for the public.

Sponsored by: The Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District and H.B. Fuller Company
RSVPs appreciated – Debbie at 651.792.7959 or deb.barnes@rwmwd.org

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Date:
March 10, 2016
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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