Pollinators are vital to the production of healthy plants in Pennsylvania's natural areas, gardens, and agricultural crops.
Bees in Pennsylvania
At least 437 bee species in 6 families are found in Pennsylvania. For a full list, see the Checklist of the Bees of Pennsylvania created by the López Uribe Lab at Penn State.Checklist of Pennsylvania Bees
Become a Beekeeper
Beekeeping is a worldwide cultural practice that dates back ten thousand years. We offer resources for those interested in becoming a beekeeper as well as continuing education for expert beekeepers.Learn more