Dane County Pollinator Protection Educational Resources Developed
Growing concern about declining pollinator populations, honeybee health issues, and honey and crop production has led Dane County and the State of Wisconsin to develop a pollinator protection plan. Pollinators include bees, butterflies, flies and other insects, hummingbirds, and in tropical regions, bats. Managed honeybees and wild, native bees are responsible for an estimated 35% of global crop production.
Pollinator declines may be due to a number of causes: pests, pathogens, habitat