Bees

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Hawaii's native yellow-faced bees are small and dark. This one is nestled inside the flower of ohi’a lehua, a native shrub. (Photo: Matthew Shepherd/The Xerces Society.)
Marking a troubling development in the crisis of pollinator decline, the first species of bees were added to the Endangered Species List. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) announced the determined status on Friday for seven types of yellow-faced bees found in the Hawaiian islands. It comes after a multi-year effort by the invertebrate...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Agrochemical giants Syngenta and Bayer discovered in their own tests that their...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Millions of honeybees are dead in Dorchester County, South Carolina, and local...