AWARENESS… What is the problem, issue, or event that relates to the well-being of our planet?
- Pollinator Problems– Where are the Bumble Bees?
The problem is:
In the spring months, especially April and May, Bumble Bees were common visitors to the gardens and trees around our home and in the surrounding neighborhood.
In June, I found several dead or dying Bumble Bees on the road near our house.
Now, nearing of the end of July, only one Bumble Bee has been observed in the garden. None have been seen on the blooming plants that attracted Bumble Bees in the past.
I am concerned about these insects…
Bumble Bees seemed numerous earlier in the spring-