Attracting native pollinators [electronic resource] : protecting North America's bees and butterflies : the Xerces Society guide / Eric Mader ... [et al.].
- ISBN: 9781603427470
- ISBN: 1603427473
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (xi, 371 p.) : col. ill.
- Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Pub., c2011.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (p. 349-353) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Pollinators and pollination -- Taking action -- Bees of North America -- Creating a pollinator-friendly landscape.
|Summary, etc.:|| Protect the Pollinators That Help Feed the World: Bees, wasps, butterflies, moths, flies, and some beetles pollinate more than 70 percent of flowering plants, but North America's native pollinators face multiple threats to their health and habitat. The Xerces Society offers a complete action plan of protecting these industrious animals by providing flowering habitat and nesting sites. Providing Healthy Habitats for Pollinators: Supports bountiful farm and garden harvests; Maintains healthy plant communities; Provides food for other wildlife; Beautifies your landscape with flower plants.
|Source of Description Note:|| Description based on print version record.
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