Denver Bee, Boulder County Beekeepers, Northern Colorado Beekeepers, and Four Corners Beekeepers thank you for hosting me at your member meetings. I enjoyed talking with your beekeepers. Your club members asked for the links to information I presented. Please share this information with your members.
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1. Pesticide Research http://pollinatorstewardship.org/?page_id=2129
2. Pesticide Action Network database of pesticides used in California http://pesticideinfo.org/
3. Pesticide half-lives explained http://npic.orst.edu/factsheets/half-life.html
4. Estimated Annual Agricultural Pesticide Use–Pesticide Use Maps
https://water.usgs.gov/nawqa/pnsp/usage/maps/compound_listing.php
5. Report A Bee kill http://pollinatorstewardship.org/?page_id=934
6. Purdue Extension list of bee toxic pesticides https://extension.entm.purdue.edu/publications/E-53.pdf
7. The world produces enough food to feed everyone http://www.worldhunger.org/articles/Learn/world%20hunger%20facts%202002.htm#Does_the_world_produce_enough_food_to_feed_everyone
8. See a Yard transformed into pollinator habitat https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BR5OsP6bKbI&feature=youtu.be
9. Native Pollinator Houses you can build or buy http://pollinatorstewardship.org/?page_id=3279
10. National Strategy to Promote the Health of Honey Bees and Other Pollinators https://obamawhitehouse.archives.gov/sites/default/files/microsites/ostp/Pollinator%20Health%20Strategy%202015.pdf
11. State Pollinator Protection Plans http://pollinatorstewardship.org/?page_id=2816
12. Colorado’s MP3 https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/sites/default/files/current_pollinator_protection_updates.pdf
13. Field Watch / Drift Watch https://driftwatch.org/
14. Estimate costs to mow your lawn at
http://www.homewyse.com/services/cost_to_mow_lawn.html
15. “Nuisance” Wasps and Bees—Colorado Extension
http://extension.colostate.edu/docs/pubs/insect/05525.pdf
16. Pollinator Stewardship Council (PSC) article concerning mosquitoes and honey
bees. http://pollinatorstewardship.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/May-26-2017-newsltrcontrol-
mosquitoes-without-killing-pollinators.pdf
17. PSC Mosquito Abatement Programs http://www.beeculture.com/the-pollinator-stewardshipcouncil-
mosquito-abatement-programs/
18. The Pesticide Research Institute has this mosquito control information
http://www.pesticideresearch.com/site/?page_id=7230
19. From Beyond Pesticides
https://www.beyondpesticides.org/assets/media/documents/Summer2016Mosq
uitosAndPollinators.pdf
20. How to control mosquitoes without killing pollinators
https://armn.org/2016/02/19/how-to-control-mosquitoes-without-killingpollinators-
and-other-important-wildlife/
21. Personal mosquito protection from the CDC
https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/yellowbook/2018/the-pre-travel-consultation/protection-againstmosquitoes-
ticks-other-arthropods
22. Natural predators of mosquitoes- http://www.wbrcouncil.org/Departments/Mosquito-
Abatement/Natural-Mosquito-Killers
23. South Carolina Dept. of Health mosquito habitat reduction guide
http://www.scdhec.gov/Library/ML-012031.pdf
24. Plants that repel mosquitoes http://www.wikihow.com/Use-Plants-to-Keep-Mosquitoes-Away
25. Technical assistance, funding, etc. to plant pollinator habitat
http://pollinatorstewardship.org/?page_id=1992 and
http://pollinatorstewardship.org/?page_id=3711
26. Bee Forage regions and plant lists http://honeybeenet.gsfc.nasa.gov/Honeybees/Forage.htm
27. Solarization http://www.ipm.ucdavis.edu/PMG/PESTNOTES/pn74145.html#METHOD

Seeds for honey bees WEST of the Mississippi
To increase plant biodiversity, improve gardens yields,
and make a positive difference for the future, plant for
pollinators WEST of the Mississippi with bbbseed. The
Plant for Pollinators Project, developed by bbbseed, offers a
discount on their pollinator mixes. Go to their website, find
and enter the discount code, and Plant For Pollinators!
https://www.bbbseed.com/articles/plant-for-pollinatorsproject/
Pollinator Stewardship Council
1624 Idlewood Ave., Akron, OH 44313
832-727-9492 www.pollinatorstewardship.org

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