Author: Susan Bonfield

North American hummingbird species are undergoing significant changes in populations, according to new research published in Nature’s Scientific Reports.  [caption id="attachment_1305" align="alignright" width="300"] The Ruby-throated Hummingbird alone fills its ecological niche in eastern North America.[/caption] Hummingbirds are unique among birds in many ways. They play a critical...

Together with Environment for the Americas, we recently facilitated an expert-led webinar on the impacts of pesticides on native plants and their pollinators. [caption id="attachment_1995" align="alignleft" width="244"] Hummingbirds, bees, and butterflies play a critical ecological role.[/caption] The webinar, entitled “Pollinators, Pesticides, and Disease,” was held on November...