National Pollinator Week

Guest Blog: Save a Bat, Plant an Agave

Migrating long-nosed bats and their reliance on agave and columnar cacti is akin in scale and connectedness to monarchs and milkweed. They need it to survive. Léalo en español

The Importance of Pollinators

Pollinators play a special role in native ecosystems and in managed agricultural systems, but have slowly suffered from loss of habitat and diseases.

Ideas for Celebrating National Pollinator Week

From wildflower-covered landfill caps to agricultural field buffers, no-mow office parks and reclaimed quarries, WHC-certified programs provide habitat for pollinators. These habitats are outdoor classrooms where communities learn how to identify butterflies, plant gardens that provide nectar to hummingbirds, and create shelter and nesting substrate for native bees. National Pollinator Week is a time to […]