Re: [beemonitoring] Nest sites for bees and wasps
The Hallett's work on trap nest observation systems in Canada is very cool,,,check out the following website which also takes things several steps further:
With their literature at:
Sam Droege sdroege@...
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"...and though the holes were rather small, they had to count them all..."
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From: Matthias Buck <buckmb@...> To: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: 02/02/2010 11:35 AM Subject: [beemonitoring] Nest sites for bees and wasps Sent by: email@example.com
Are there any websites that explain how one can make artificial nest
sites for aculeate Hymenoptera? There is a lot of literature out there
but I have been asked by some naturalists how they can do that. It
would be very convenient if I could direct them to a website.
Thanks for your help,
Dr. Matthias Buck
Royal Alberta Museum
Canada, T5N 0M6
Phone: (780) 453-9122