Save the bees

As bee populations drop around the world, endangering ecosystems and food production alike, we’re working to give bees the space they need to thrive.

Bees play a crucial role in our lives. But as our society uses more pesticides, their populations are plummeting. Fortunately, we know how to help them: protecting already-existing bee habitat, expanding habitat by planting pollinator-friendly plants in our own gardens and on public lands, and ending the worst uses of the pesticides that are killing them. Together, we can save the bees.

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Curb Neonic Use to Save Bees—And Farmers

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Curb Neonic Use to Save Bees—And Farmers

Neonicotinoid pesticides place California's bees and pollinators at risk. The Pollinator Protection Act is an important step to securing their protection from these toxic pesticides.

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Around the world, 75% of all food crops and a full 90% of all wild flowering plants rely on bees for pollination.

Want to learn more about the ways our world relies on bees? Check out this link for more information.

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Steve
Blackledge

Steve
Blackledge

Senior Director, Conservation America Campaign, Environment America

Susan
Rakov

Susan
Rakov

Managing Director, Frontier Group; Senior Vice President, The Public Interest Network