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Pollination

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View Resource Carl Hayden Bee Research Center

The Carl Hayden Bee Research Center, part of the US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Agricultural Research Service, conducts ecological studies of honey bees to improve honey production and pollination of agricultural crops. This award-winning Web site has recently added an Expert Forum on Honey Bees where users are able submit their questions to USDA experts and receive a response via email. A...

https://www.ars.usda.gov/pacific-west-area/tucson-az/honey-b...
View Resource Plants and Animals: Partners in Pollination

This Web site is just one of the many lesson plan categories available through the Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies. Designed for grades 3-8, three pollination lesson plans are available for online viewing or .pdf download, along with a page of further teaching resources. Objectives include identifying the parts of a flower, describing the complimentary relationships between...

http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/educators/lesson_plans/p...
View Resource Migratory Pollinators Program Spring 2003 Update

The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum presents this update on the Museum's Migratory Pollinators Program, which focuses primarily on part of the nectar corridor extending from south-central Mexico to central Arizona. The report, which covers program-related research, is nicely presented and a pleasure to read. Anyone with even a passing interest in plant-pollinator interactions should find this site...

http://www.desertmuseum.org/pollination/
View Resource Pollination

Tis' the season of new life, and pollinators are in the air. The following websites offer information and resources for learning about the finer points of biotic and abiotic pollination. The first (1) site, The Pollination Home Page, was created by beekeeper David L. Green, and it contains a variety of great resources including a Photographic Plant / Pollinator Database with nice close-up photos...

https://scout.wisc.edu/report/nsdl/ls/2004/0514
View Resource PBS-American Field Guide Teacher Resources: Co-evolution of Plants and Pollinators

From the PBS-American Field Guide Teacher Resources collection, this website contains three lessons comprising a unit on the Co-evolution of Plants and Pollinators. The unit was designed for high school students and includes accompanying National Content Standards, Extension Websites, and video clips. The first, 45-minute lesson addresses relationships between pollinators and flowering plants. The...

http://www.pbs.org/program/american-field-guide/
View Resource Wings and Seeds - The Zaagkii Project

The Cedar Tree Institute, the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community and the United States Forest Service have collaborated to create a greenhouse, build bee and butterfly houses, and plant dozens of native species in Upper Michigan since 2008. The Cedar Tree Institute, which works specifically with Native American communities, describes this project on this website as "an intentional connection between...

http://wingsandseeds.org/