Host-plant Specialist Bees – Biology, Biodiversity, and Conserving Them in Your Backyard

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Other Event of Interest

Date/Time
Date(s) - Fri Jan 28, 2022
9:00 am

Hosted by The Ohio State University Partners for Pollinators

Tending Nature Speaker Series
Native Plants and Every Gardener’s Role in Fostering Biodiversity

This 6-session webinar series will focus on the ecological roles of native plants and some of the creatures that depend on them.

All sessions are on Fridays at 10AM EASTERN, 9 AM CST and will last for approximately 60 minutes plus questions. Join live sessions or connect to webinar recordings.

1/7 Mary Gardiner: Beneficial Insect Biodiversity: What It Is and Why It Matters

1/14 Doug Tallamy: Bringing Nature Home: The Importance of Native Plants

1/21 Lisa Olsen: Cultivating a Community of Support for Native Plants

1/28 Bryan Danforth: Host-plant Specialist Bees – Biology, Biodiversity, and Conserving Them in Your Backyard

2/4 Heather Holm: Bumble Bee Banquet: Selecting Native Plants for Bumble Bees

2/11 Debra Knapke: Native Plants in My Garden? Absolutely!

Sponsored by the OSU Department of Entomology and The Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Gardens and is funded in part by a USDA/NIFA Integrated Pest Management Pollinator Health grant.

Register once to attend any/all sessions. The same link will allow you to join each webinar.

For more information visit https://u.osu.edu/certify/tending-nature/.