As the first bee in the continental U.S. to be listed under the Endangered Species Act, the rusty patched bumble bee will be protected from activities that could cause it to go extinct.

Our report on the effect of neonicotinoids presents an overview of research that clearly documents neonicotinoid impacts on bees. The full report, recommendations, and bibliography are now available to view and download.

Check out our newest book and other great resources including Gardening for Butterflies, and Attracting Native Pollinators in our store.


Sign up for our newsletter to receive up to date information about our programs and events.

Join Us

Become an annual or monthly member of The Xerces Society, and receive our biannual publication, Wings. Join today!