The Bee Report Podcast

Hollis Woodard: Creating a national native bee monitoring network

March 06, 2020 Matt Kelly Season 1 Episode 3
The Bee Report Podcast
Hollis Woodard: Creating a national native bee monitoring network
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The Bee Report Podcast
Hollis Woodard: Creating a national native bee monitoring network
Mar 06, 2020 Season 1 Episode 3
Matt Kelly

This week on the podcast, I talk with Dr. Hollis Woodard, assistant professor in the Department of Entomology at the University of California, Riverside. In January, Hollis announced that she and eleven of her fellow bee experts are going to be creating a native bee monitoring network here in the U.S. So she and I converse about the current plans for getting that network up and running.

We also talk about an issue that everyone who is involved with ecology and conservation should be thinking about: taxonomic bottleneck.

Dr. Hollis Woodard:
• Twitter @bee_witcher
• Website www.woodardlab.com

WEEKLY UPDATE
• Coronavirus stings world's top honey makers with China beekeepers locked down (Reuters) https://reut.rs/2PPHWt0

• Lawsuit attacks Trump administration failure to protect hundreds of species from extinction (Center for Biological Diversity) https://bit.ly/2TuhE21

• A new method for surveying bumble bees alongside Minnesota roadways (Crossroads) https://bit.ly/2wAsI4l

• Alfalfa leafcutting bees like nests that face north (Entomology Today) https://bit.ly/3av1rPz

• Wheen Bee Foundation receives $15,000 grant to protect green carpenter bee (Wheen Bee Foundation) https://bit.ly/2VPQTqq

EXTRA
• Can the green carpenter bee of Australia be saved? (The Bee Report) https://bit.ly/2wvZVOE

Please subscribe to the Bee Report Podcast. Leave a 5-star rating and review. And visit TheBeeReport.com to sign up for the newsletter to stay connected to the world of bees.

Thoughts, questions or comments? Please send them to tbr@bymattkelly.com.

Show Notes

This week on the podcast, I talk with Dr. Hollis Woodard, assistant professor in the Department of Entomology at the University of California, Riverside. In January, Hollis announced that she and eleven of her fellow bee experts are going to be creating a native bee monitoring network here in the U.S. So she and I converse about the current plans for getting that network up and running.

We also talk about an issue that everyone who is involved with ecology and conservation should be thinking about: taxonomic bottleneck.

Dr. Hollis Woodard:
• Twitter @bee_witcher
• Website www.woodardlab.com

WEEKLY UPDATE
• Coronavirus stings world's top honey makers with China beekeepers locked down (Reuters) https://reut.rs/2PPHWt0

• Lawsuit attacks Trump administration failure to protect hundreds of species from extinction (Center for Biological Diversity) https://bit.ly/2TuhE21

• A new method for surveying bumble bees alongside Minnesota roadways (Crossroads) https://bit.ly/2wAsI4l

• Alfalfa leafcutting bees like nests that face north (Entomology Today) https://bit.ly/3av1rPz

• Wheen Bee Foundation receives $15,000 grant to protect green carpenter bee (Wheen Bee Foundation) https://bit.ly/2VPQTqq

EXTRA
• Can the green carpenter bee of Australia be saved? (The Bee Report) https://bit.ly/2wvZVOE

Please subscribe to the Bee Report Podcast. Leave a 5-star rating and review. And visit TheBeeReport.com to sign up for the newsletter to stay connected to the world of bees.

Thoughts, questions or comments? Please send them to tbr@bymattkelly.com.