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Hortsense

Pollinators
 
1a. Introduction 
1b. Pollination 
1c. How they work 
1d. Threats to Pollinators 
2. Creating Pollinator Habitat in Urban Gardens 
3. Meet the Pollinators: Bees 
4. Colletidae (Polyester & Yellow-Faced Bees) 
5. Andrenidae (Mining & Miner Bees) 
6. Halictidae (Alkali Bees, Sweat Bees & Cuckoo Bees) 
7a. Megachilidae (Leafcutter Bees, Mason Bees, & Carder Bees) 
7b. Leafcutter Bees (Megachile) 
7c. Mason Bees (Osmia spp.) 
7d. Carder Bees (Anthidium spp.) 
8a. Apidae (Long-Horned Bees, Digger Bees, Bumble Bees, Honey Bee) 
8b. Long-Horned Bees (Melissodes & Eucera) 
8c. Digger Bees (Anthopthora & Habropoda spp.) 
8d. Bumble Bees (Bombus spp.) 
8e. Honey bee (Apis mellifera) 

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Fact sheets outline IPM strategies including cultural, mechanical, biological, and chemical methods.

Pesticides listed in the fact sheets are examples of products that are legal for use in Washington.