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SCALE HIVES
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NOT A BEEKEEPER?
BEEKEEPING NOMENCLATURE
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Not a Beekeeper?

 


What Can Volunteers Do? (Including non-beekeepers!)

  • Education - Nature/Climate Change/Pollinators
  • Document Phenology Dates/Changes
  • Use Observation Hives* to locate sources - decode the dances - go on a treasure hunt
  • Collect pollen samples from the bees
  • Estimate abundance of Tulip trees and Black Locust and American Holly and other nectar sources
  • Provide forage, nesting sites for solitary bees
  • Rent a hive (A multimillion dollar industry)

*Many Science & Nature Centers have Observation Hives



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FirstGov logo + Privacy Policy and Important Notices NASA Curator: Jaime Nickeson
NASA Official: Robert Wolfe
Last Updated: November 21, 2016
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