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“Native Bees of Wisconsin”: Virtual Badger Talk from Two Rivers, WI

January 17, 2023 @ 6:00 pm
This is a free, virtual talk hosted by the Woodland Dunes Nature Center. To register, please call 920-793-4007 or email Jess at jessicaj@woodlanddunes.org for the link to the event.
Wisconsin is home to 500 kinds of native bees! Discover the diversity and life histories of these important pollinators. Learn how you can create and manage habitat for them, using native plants and bee-friendly gardening practices.
Speaker Susan Carpenter is the Native Plant Garden curator and gardener at the University of Wisconsin–Madison Arboretum. Since 2003, she has worked with students and community volunteers to maintain and monitor a 4-acre garden representing the plant communities of southern Wisconsin. She also leads a conservation project that involves students and the public in documenting and studying native bumble bees, including the endangered rusty-patched bumble bee, Bombus affinis. A graduate of Stanford University, Susan earned her MS in Botany and MS in Science Education at UW–Madison. Her professional interests include plant ecology, ecological restoration, pollinator conservation, and science education.

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January 17, 2023
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