Pollinators and Pesticides

Based on research done for the presentation first given March 3, 2018 in conjunction with the Vashon Master Gardeners, here are links to current research and valuable information on this important topic.

Support for the research and talk provided by the Vashon-Maury Island Groundwater Protection Committee and King County


Handout for the Talk


How to Reduce Bee Poisoning from Pesticides

A Pacific Northwest Extension Publication, PNW 591


Organic Approved Pesticides - Minimizing Risks to Bees

The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation, www.xerces.org 


Attracting Pollinators To Your Garden

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service


Attracting Pollinators To Your Garden Using Native Plants

The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Lolo National Forest