Colony Collapse Disorder

12:00am

Mon May 11, 2015
Health, Science, Environment

Your Call: Where are the bees and the butterflies?

On the May 11th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about efforts to restore pollinator habitats. Thousands of species of bees and butterflies are under threat. With 90 percent of the world’s flowering species requiring insects or other animals for pollination, how is the decline of bees and butterflies affecting our food supply and our landscapes? It’s Your Call with me, Rose Aguilar, and you.

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6:25pm

Thu August 28, 2014
Bee Farm

Making a home for bees by the freeway

Charlotte Silver

In a city that struggles to find enough space for housing, parking or children, a few dedicated people have found a luxurious, spacious and cheap home for bees.

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4:53pm

Thu June 5, 2014

East Bay Express: What's poisoning the bees

From our partners at the East Bay Express.
Source: Eastbayexpress · Via: Sam Levin
Some of the honeybees were lying on their backs, trembling and twitching. Others were crawling slowly on the ground, unable to fly. Many were motionless, lying dead in piles. Many more had simply disappeared, apparently unable to find their way back to their hives.

11:47pm

Sun May 5, 2013
Health, Science, Environment

Today on Your Call: Why are honeybees disappearing?