Xerces News Archive

As Dwindling Monarch Butterflies Make Their Migration, Feds Try to Save Them

Friday, October 10th, 2014

 

Seeds for bees: Worries drive new plantings for pollinators

Monday, October 6th, 2014

 

José Andrés: Why We Need to Protect Monarch Butterflies

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

 

Researchers: Keep An Eye Out For Tagged Monarch Butterflies

Monday, September 22nd, 2014

 

‘Canary in the cornfield': monarch butterfly may get threatened species status

Monday, September 8th, 2014

 

Loss of habitat, milkweed cited in fall of monarch butterflies

Monday, September 8th, 2014

 

Petition Seeks to Protect Monarchs

Friday, September 5th, 2014

 

Conservationists fight for monarch butterfly protections

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

 

Groups seek glyphosate limits to protect butterflies

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

 

Environmentalists Petition to Put the Monarch Butterfly on the Endangered Species List as Its Population Plummets

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

 

Groups seek U.S. protection for monarch butterflies

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

 

‘Threatened’ status sought for monarch butterfly

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

 

Iconic monarch butterfly needs protection as endangered species, advocacy groups say in US petition

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

 

Bee-Killing Pesticides Found in Midwest Rivers

Monday, August 4th, 2014

 

Best of Portland 2014: Best Animals

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

 

How to garden for bumblebees

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

 

Bee-Killing Pesticides Linked To Bird Declines

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

 

Judge sets deadline for decision on butterfly

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

 

Save the Bees! How You Can Help Protect Our Native Bumblebees From Extinction

Monday, July 14th, 2014

 

Singer encourages campers to give bees a chance

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

 

One group wants to protect agriculture, one bee hive at a time

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

 

Bee Close-Ups Reveal the Glorious Beauty of Our Troubled Friends

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

 

Pesticides threaten bees’ health — and ours

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

 

Pesticides one of many factors impacting bees, expert says

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

 

Opinion: Bumblebees in Trouble

Monday, June 30th, 2014

 

Save a butterfly; plant milkweed

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

 

Don’t Forget Butterflies! Our Pollination Crisis Is About More Than Honeybees

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

 

Mass bee die-offs continuing in Oregon

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

 

State investigating death of bees in Beaverton

Monday, June 23rd, 2014

 

Partners produce milkweed to restore vital monarch butterfly habitat

Friday, June 20th, 2014

 

My View: Protect pollinators like our lives depend on it

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

 

This Is What Your Grocery Store Looks Like Without Bees

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

 

From Presidents to Wildlife Gardeners, Monarch Butterflies Need All the Help They Can Get

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

 

Honeybee Deaths Are Down, But the Beepocalypse Continues

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

 

High Desert bees

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

 

No place to call a home for these beauties

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

 

A Diversity of Bees Is Good for Farming—And Farmers’ Wallets

Friday, May 9th, 2014

 

Weakening Beetle’s Protection is Bad Science, Groups Say

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

 

Bee-friendly garden can help struggling species

Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

 

Xerces beefs up pollinator protection

Monday, April 21st, 2014

 

Join Bumble Bee Watch

Monday, April 14th, 2014

 

White House Pressed to Protect Ailing Monarch Butterflies

Friday, April 4th, 2014

 

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

 

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