Sheltering bees in the age of Zika

Public-health officials know that the insecticides that kill mosquitoes, in order to prevent Zika and other diseases, also are fatal to honeybees, butterflies and imperiled species, says Ensia in describing an emerging interest in minimizing environmental harm. “We’re just at the beginning stages, trying to figure out what we need to focus on,” said Patricia Bright,… » Read More

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