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Pollinators in Chief

September 8, 2018, 11:00am1:00pm

Credit: Evan Rabeck

Stroll through Green-Wood and you will certainly see (and hear) wild bees going about their daily routine. Female bees are collecting nectar and pollen, and males are busily looking for mates. Bee biologist Sarah Kornbluth of the American Museum of Natural History leads this walking tour to highlight how bees live, the resources they need, and where they make their homes across the cemetery. Learn about the diversity of wild bee species (including bumble, carpenter, miner, leaf cutter, sweat, and more) and beecome a bee expert in just two hours.


Comfortable footwear recommended. Brightly colored clothes are discouraged; you’ll get mistaken for a source of nectar.


$20 for members of Green-Wood and BHS / $25 for non-members


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September 8, 2018
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