Rusty Patched bumblebee listed endangered after habitat loss in U.S.

From Yahoo News Miami (AFP) – US officials for the first time have placed a bee found in the continental United States on the endangered species list. Authorities said Wednesday the move was taken after a precipitous decline in the rusty patched bumblebee population, due to pesticides, disease and climate change. These once common bumblebees […]

via Bee placed on endangered list after US habitat loss — sentinelblog

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