Bats & Bees

Bat Discussion

Where has our bat population gone? Read more about White Nose Syndrome, the disease that has wiped out a large portion of our bats.

Bee Discussion

Where have all the native bees gone? There has been a decline in bee population in Hopewell Junction. Is the Colony Collapse Disorder to blame? What the  EPA reports on Colony Callapse Disorder.

Read an article ‘In Defense of Native Bees’ written by Karen Lyness LeBlanc to learn more about the problems of bees.

Check out this Oregon State University press release about ‘Protecting Bees from Pesticides’.


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