Bees face many challenges that threaten their health and well-being. Understanding the factors that impact bee survival is the first step to protecting them.
Habitat loss is strongly correlated with declines in biodiversity. Pollinators depend on their natural surroundings for food and nesting sites. Learn how you can help reverse habitat loss.
Microbial pathogens, including viruses, bacteria and fungi infect bees. Learn more about common bee diseases.
Learn more about the impact of pesticides on bee health.
Learn about the impact of climate change on pollinators and their habitat.
Pennsylvania Pollinator Protection Plan (P4)
The P4 is a living document that provides information and recommendations for supporting pollinators in Pennsylvania.
An evolving set of GIS-based tools for beekeepers, growers and land managers to evaluate the habitat quality of their landscapes for bees