Xerces News Archive

Program Looks to Give Bees a Leg (or Six) Up

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

 

Limits sought on weed killer glyphosate to help monarch butterflies

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

 

Monarchs, milkweed and the spirit of Rachel Carson

Sunday, February 23rd, 2014

 

Local group says feds failing to protect endangered bumble bee species

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

 

Growing Insects: Farmers Can Help to Bring Back Pollinators

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

 

The Year the Monarch Didn’t Appear

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

 

Xerces Opposes Bandon Marsh Spraying

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

 

Endangered Species Chocolate Announces 2013-2015 10% GiveBack Partners

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

 

Those bugs ‘are going to outsmart us’

Saturday, November 24th, 2012

 

Bees and butterflies in mysterious decline

Friday, November 23rd, 2012

 

Thank a hard-working pollinator on Thanksgiving

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

 

New Pollination Resources Available

Monday, November 19th, 2012

 

Native pollinators create a buzz in Orange County

Monday, November 12th, 2012

 

BioBlitz has citizen scientists help with biodiversity study

Monday, October 8th, 2012

 

Controversial Pesticide Linked to Bee Collapse

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

 

Pesticide-dosed bees lose future royalty, way home: Low doses of insecticides can lead to fewer queens, shrinking colonies

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

 

Insects — the neglected 99 percent

Thursday, December 29th, 2011

 

Monarch butterflies return in surprising numbers

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

 

Farmers nationwide plant bee-friendly habitat to attract native pollinators, bolster honeybees

Friday, October 21st, 2011

 

Where Is the Love for Bugs?

Thursday, October 13th, 2011

 

On the Trail of the Black Petaltail

Monday, October 10th, 2011

 

Franklin’s bumble bee on edge of extinction

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

 

Have you seen this bee?

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

 

Seven Hawaiian Bees Deserve, But Don’t Get, Endangered Status

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

 

Butterflies: catch them before the season flits by

Saturday, September 3rd, 2011

 

Hedgerows for pollinators workshop

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

 

Local growers in Flathead share native pollinator experiences

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

 

Feds help rescue endangered butterfly species

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

 

Interested in Pollinator Conservation? Training Courses Coming to the South in 2012

Monday, August 29th, 2011

 

You can help stem bee decline, say speakers at Prairie Day

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

 

Logging cuts both ways for rare butterfly: Thinning keeps food source alive, but intense harvesting harms habitat

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

 

Is this your year to go ‘native?’

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

 

Lowly mussels bond with salmon: Oft-neglected species may help clean rivers, bolster fish runs

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

 

Befriend native bees: give them a home: Wild bees pollinate what honeybees cannot

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011

 

Counting Bumble Bees in the Peace Garden: Local expert surveys declining bumble bee populations

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011

 

The Xerces Society and the Johnson Creek Watershed Council lead a survey of the creek for mysterious bivalve-shelled mollusks

Friday, July 29th, 2011

 

The important life of bees

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

 

Keeping bees safe and active clearly a crucial, fruitful endeavor

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

 

Miner bees cover for honey bees in pollination chores

Friday, July 8th, 2011

 

The hills are alive – with native pollinators!

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

 

Native Bees Always Shop Local

Sunday, July 3rd, 2011

 

Over the Garden Fence: Here’s buzz: Landscape to attract pollinators

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

 

Our summer of long, sweet grass

Monday, June 27th, 2011

 

Native Bees Worth Billions of Dollars a year, Researchers Say

Monday, June 27th, 2011

 

Wet and Wild: BLM is developing a plan for managing a key natural habitat

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

 

In Oregon’s Willamette Valley, the race to save the endangered Fender’s blue butterfly

Friday, June 17th, 2011

 

Bees, butterflies among pollinators in decline

Monday, June 13th, 2011

 

Lawsuit settlement could increase habitat protection for Salt Creek tiger beetle

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

 

Rare beetle may get more land

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

 

Fragile Beauty

Wednesday, May 11th, 2011

 

Plan preserves ‘crown jewel’ island

Thursday, May 5th, 2011

 

Pollinators are garden essentials

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011

 

Feds say Poudre Canyon snowfly could get endangered species protection

Monday, April 25th, 2011

 

Attracting Native Pollinators

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

 

Pollinators Increase Profit, Decrease Risks

Friday, April 1st, 2011

 

Conservation’s elephant in the room

Thursday, March 10th, 2011

 

Tiny beetle subject of big dispute

Thursday, February 24th, 2011

 

Lawsuit filed to increase habitat protection for Salt Creek Tiger Beetle

Thursday, February 24th, 2011

 

Groups file lawsuit over endangered NE beetle

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

 

Bill would create federal plan to respond to wildlife emergencies and diseases

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

 

Tuesday’s Tips – Disappearing Bumble Bees

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

 

Wild Pollinators Share Pathogens

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

 

County seeks proposals for butterfly habitat

Saturday, February 5th, 2011

 

Pollinating Local is the New Buzz

Tuesday, February 1st, 2011

 

Low-key group champions butterfly

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

 

Steep drop in 4 bumble bee species is a ‘wake-up’ call

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

 

NRCS New York Video: Pollinator Conservation at Xerces

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

 

Queen Bee: Marla Spivak is helping bees get a leg up (make that six legs up) on survival in a pesticide-filled, flower-emptying world.

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

 

Butterfly lawsuit continues to flutter around

Wednesday, January 12th, 2011

 

Livingston Farms set to attract essential insects

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011

 

Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for Insect at Glacier National Park

Monday, January 3rd, 2011

 

Protection Sought for Rare Stonefly Found Only in Glacier National Park: Aquatic insect reliant on glacial meltwater will likely disappear when the glaciers do

Thursday, December 30th, 2010

 

Flower sharing may be unsafe for bees

Friday, December 24th, 2010

 

Lawsuit to target tiger beetle habitat

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

 

Saving the Fender’s blue butterfly

Friday, December 10th, 2010

 

Majestic monarch butterflies face population crisis

Thursday, December 9th, 2010

 

National bee project includes site in Fallbrook

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

 

Butterfly lands county in legal jam

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

 

Threatened Butterfly, Plant May Mean Trouble For Yamhill County

Monday, November 8th, 2010

 

Project to impact native pollinators

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010

 

Rare bumblebees make comeback in Kent and Sussex

Thursday, October 7th, 2010

 

The Plight of the Bees

Thursday, October 7th, 2010

 

North state bumblebee goes missing

Monday, September 27th, 2010

 

Improving pollinator habitat nationwide

Friday, September 24th, 2010

 

Pollinator Value of NRCS Plant Releases used in Conservation Plantings

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

 

Anger flutters over ‘Butterfly Town USA’

Sunday, August 29th, 2010

 

Stanislaus garden project is a smorgasbord for pollinators

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

 

Farm Bill Makes Room for Pollinators

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

 

Native Pollinators: Key to sustainable fruit production?

Monday, August 9th, 2010

 

Researchers Ponder Crisis of Honey Bee Decline

Friday, July 30th, 2010

 

Entomologist on mission to save Franklin’s Bumble Bee

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

 

Beauty And The Bees

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

 

Podcast: Sustainable Agriculture Spotlight

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

 

Alabama butterflies radiant, but ‘picture is not rosy,’ expert sayst says

Saturday, July 17th, 2010

 

Group seeks endangered listing for bumblebee

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

 

Endangered species protection sought for threatened Northwest bumble bee

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

 

Endangered Species Act protection sought for Franklin’s bumble bee

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

 

7 Hawaiian bees studied for federal protection

Friday, June 18th, 2010

 

Protecting precious pollinators: Feds considering steps to save yellow-faced bees

Thursday, June 17th, 2010

 

Leona’s little blue butterfly in Klamath County, Oregon, pushed as endangered

Thursday, May 20th, 2010

 

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