Keeping the Bees: Why All Bees Are at Risk and What We Can Do to Save Them

Keeping the Bees: Why All Bees Are at Risk and What We Can Do to Save Them


From the jungles of South the United States to the deserts of Arizona, something is still constant: bees are disappearing. a global with out bees will be less vibrant, with fewer plants. yet that’s now not all-bees are answerable for as much as one-third of our nutrients offer, and the results of no longer taking motion to guard them are scary. whereas the media makes a speciality of colony-collapse sickness and the threats to honey bees particularly, the genuine hazard is way better: all bees are in danger, no matter if or not it's from lack of habitat, pesticide use or disorder, between different elements. and thanks to the crucial position those bugs play within the ecology of our planet, we could be in danger as well.

In holding the Bees, Laurence Packer, a melittologist whose lifestyles revolves round bees, debunks many myths approximately those creatures and takes us behind the curtain with scientists worldwide who're operating to save lots of those attention-grabbing creatures ahead of it’s too late.

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