Where Have All the Bees Gone?: Pollinators in Crisis

Apples, blueberries, peppers, cucumbers, coffee, and vanilla. Do you like to eat and drink? Then you might want to thank a bee. Around the world, bees pollinate $24 billion worth of crops each year. Without bees, humans would face a drastically reduced diet. We need bees to grow the foods that keep us healthy.But numbers of bees are falling, and that has scientists alarmed. What's causing the decline? Diseases, pesticides, climate change, and loss of habitat are all threatening bee populations. Some bee species teeter on the brink of extinction. Learn about the many bee species on Earth - their nests, their colonies, their life cycles, and their vital connection to flowering plants. Most importantly, find out how you can help these important pollinators.

SPECIFICATIONS

Grade Level
8
Trim Size
6" x 9"
Page Count
104
Dewey Number
595.79/9

FEATURES

Colour Photographs, Bibliography, Charts, Graphs, Diagrams, Further Reading, Glossary, Side Bars,Source Notes

BINDING


Titles in This Series (Total of 1)

Book TitleISBN #CopyrightCDN ListDisc. %Disc. PriceStatus
Where Have All the Bees Gone?: Pollinators in Crisis   97815415346362020 $41.0020%$32.80 Available
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