What to do in Winter

As the days get colder, you may be looking out the window at your garden, and wondering what can be done to a pollinator garden in winter? Well, this time of year provides an excellent opportunity to think about how your garden provides for those pollinator species who need a place to overwinter. ¬†Bees and … More What to do in Winter

Why do bees matter?

The Greater Atlanta Pollinator Partnership (GAPP) was formed to directly address the issue of pollinator decline. Through promotion and development of pollinator friendly green spaces, GAPP provides a practical solution which directly impacts pollinator populations within Atlanta. Watch this neat video by the UK Department for Environmental Food & Rural affairs readily¬†available, that utilizes hand … More Why do bees matter?

More Than Just Honeybees!

When people think of pollinators, they generally think of bees, and when people think of bees they typically think of honeybees! This is because they are the most well-known and most studied species of bee. However in the Unites States alone there are over 5000 species of native bees that help pollinate crops and wildflowers. … More More Than Just Honeybees!