2 new Bee Species Identification Workshops
We are pleased to announce another 2 bee species identification workshops.
1. February 4th - February 8th. At Patuxent Wildlife Research Center. No course fee. Motel and travel coordination on your own. Rob Jean and Sam Droege instructors. 10 - 12 participants. Contact Sam Droege, sdroege@..., 301-497-5840 to sign up and answer questions....note that there are only a few slots available at this point. Announcement below.
2. March 24 - March 28. At USFWS National Conservation Center, Shepherdstown, WV (http://training.fws.gov/). NO course fee if you are a Department of Interior employee. If you are NOT a DOI employee there is a course fee of $850. Cost for room and board at NCTC are separate. Rob Jean, Mike Arduser, Cory Sheffield, Sam Droege instructors. 24 participants. Contact Sam Droege, sdroege@..., 301-497-5840 to ask questions about the CONTENT of the course. Contact Gary L. Schetrompf, gary_schetrompf@... to answer questions about LOGISTICS, money, and facilities. The schedule below lists content while the announcement directs you about how to register for the course.
Sam Droege Sam_Droege@...
w 301-497-5840 h 301-390-7759 fax 301-497-5624
USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
BARC-EAST, BLDG 308, RM 124 10300 Balt. Ave., Beltsville, MD 20705
The Plover and the Clover can be told
apart with ease,
By paying close attention to the
habits of the Bees,
For ento-molo-gists aver, the Bee
can be in clover,
While ety-molo-gists concur, there
is no B in Plover.
-Robert Williams Wood - The Clover and the Plover
- Hi Sam,
Michael Lachance has requested his name be added to the bee group email
He's a unit leader with Virginia Tech Extension in the apple growing