Pollinator Lectures and Workshops
Tour de Hive!
Bike, walk, bus or dive to visit beehives and meet the beekeepers, and learn about native bees and how to garden for them in this fun and popular, self-guided tour.
Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018
Noon to 3 p.m. • Free
Free lecture hosted by the University of Colorado Museum of Natural History
The CU Museum of Natural History is located at 15th St. & Broadway in Boulder. Lecture is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. For more information and upcoming programs call 303-492-6892 or visit www.colorado.edu/cumuseum/calendar.
Colorado’s Wild Bees: The Fascinating Ecologies of our Most Important Pollinators
Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018
7 to 8:30 p.m.
CU Museum of Natural History
Wild bees have captured the attention of scientists and citizens alike. Join Dr. Adrian Carper as he discusses the impressive diversity of Colorado’s wild bees and explores their fascinating natural histories and ecologies. With one of the most diverse bee faunas in the US, Colorado has a long history of research on wild bee ecology, evolution, and diversity. Dr. Carper will review some of the history of Colorado bee research, and summarize the CU Museum’s research efforts to understand how humans impact wild bees, and how ecology can help inform wild bee conservation. Admission is free. Doors open at 6:30 PM. Seating is limited.