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Posts Tagged: Bombus affinis

Saving the Rusty-Patched Bumble Bee

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Hear that buzz? That's the sound of success. It finally happened. The beleaguered rusty-patched bumble bee, Bombus affinis, is now listed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service as an endangered species, the first bee in the continental United...

Posted on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 3:21 PM

Saving the Rusty-Patched Bumble Bee

Native pollinator specialist Robbin Thorp of UC Davis is a nationally known expert on bumble bees. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

It's good to see that the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation and noted bumble bee expert Robbin Thorp of UC Davis have filed a petition with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for Endangered Species Act protection for the beleagured...

Posted on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 7:46 PM
 
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