Xerces News Archive

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


Bark beetle debate adds fuel to the wildfire

Friday, March 5th, 2010


Battling beetles may not reduce fire risks — report

Thursday, March 4th, 2010


Disease dooming native bumblebees

Wednesday, January 13th, 2010


Groups ask U.S. to regulate shipping of commercial bumblebees

Wednesday, January 13th, 2010


Groups seek regulation of bumblebee shipments

Tuesday, January 12th, 2010


Procedural issues lead to ban of Bayer pesticide

Friday, January 1st, 2010


Bayer ‘Disappointed’ in Ruling on Chemical That May Harm Bees

Thursday, December 31st, 2009


Great White — the giant Palouse earthworm

Friday, November 20th, 2009


Plight of the bumble bee

Monday, September 14th, 2009


Be friend, not enemy, to helpful bumblebee

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009


Park County caddisfly species eyed for endangered list

Monday, July 20th, 2009


The Xerces Society Receives $458,000 from the NRCS Conservation Innovation Program

Wednesday, July 15th, 2009


What’s the buzz about bees?

Tuesday, June 16th, 2009


The Buzz on Native Pollinators

Monday, May 18th, 2009


Tiger beetle’s fate may hang in critical habitat designation

Sunday, May 3rd, 2009


Come Hither, Bumblebee, and Pollinate

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009


Seven Hawaiian Bees Risk Extinction

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009


Better Bees: Super Bee and Wild Bee

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009


Butterfly Counters Miffed at S.F. Museum

Saturday, October 4th, 2008


Signs of Decline: First Honeybees, now Bumblebees

Thursday, August 7th, 2008


The Wandering Lepidopterist

Monday, August 4th, 2008


Native Pollinators: How to Protect and Enhance Habitat for Native Bees

Monday, July 21st, 2008


Why Nature Needs Its Native Bees

Friday, June 27th, 2008


We need to be busy like bees to help save them

Thursday, June 5th, 2008


Restoring Rare Beauties

Sunday, June 1st, 2008


Do Endangered Species Have a Chance?

Sunday, June 1st, 2008


Welcome mat for bees

Friday, May 9th, 2008


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