Education Officer Honey Bee Coordinator in Australia

Organisation/Entity: Primary Industries Job Category: Animal Care Education And/Or Training Environmental Job Location: Central & North Coasts – Newcastle & Hunter Valley / Newcastle, Hunter & Region Job Reference Number: 494727 Work Type: Full-Time Total Remuneration Package: Professional Officer Grade 1/4 Closing Date: 18/07/2021 – 11:55 PM Excellent opportunity to develop, coordinate and grow the…

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Long-term field-realistic exposure to a next-generation pesticide, flupyradifurone,...

Abstract: Simone Tos, James C. Nieh, Annely Brandt, Monica Colli, Julie Fourrier, Herve Giffard, Javier Hernández-López, Valeria Malagnini, Geoffrey R. Williams, Noa Simon-Delso The assessment of pesticide risks to insect pollinators have typically focused on short-term, lethal impacts. The environmental ramifications of many of the world’s most commonly employed pesticides, such as those exhibiting systemic…

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JAR Special Issue on Stingless Bees

The Journal of Apicultural Research (JAR) published by the International Bee Research Association (IBRA) is now seeking submissions for a Special Issue on Stingless Bees to be published in 2022. More details can be found here: http://bit.ly/Stingless_Bees. Abstract submission deadline: August 15, 2021.

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Trends in Ecology & Evolution – Volume 36,...

Many different pollinators often visit the same flower, as seen in this image where a buff-tailed bumble bee (Bombus terrestris), a red-tailed bumblebee (Bombus lapidarius) and a small sweat bee (Lasioglossum sp.) are sharing a plume thistle Cirsium rivulare flower.  On pages 623-636, Willem Proesmans and colleagues discuss how sharing of flowers in this way is a potential…

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