Turner Publishing, Morning Ag Clips advance UMaine Extension bee workshop

Turner Publishing and Morning Ag Clips advanced a University of Maine Cooperative Extension workshop on native bees from 1–2 p.m. Feb. 13 at the UMaine Extension Oxford County Office in South Paris. Kalyn Bickerman-Martens, a Ph.D. candidate in ecology and environmental sciences at UMaine, will discuss Maine’s native bees; bumblebee species and threats; and the Maine Bumble Bee Atlas, a citizen science project, the articles state. Registration is required online by Feb. 11 for the free workshop. For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, call 743.6329 or email extension.oxford@maine.edu.