VillageSoup advances bee program by Drummond

VillageSoup advanced a program by Frank Drummond, a professor of insect ecology and insect pest management at the University of Maine, titled “The Fascinating World of Bees” from 10 a.m.–noon June 1 at the Merryspring Nature Center in Camden. Drummond will give a 45-minute talk to introduce participants to the diversity and importance of bees, our pre-eminent pollinators, the article states. Then the group will go into the field to capture and identify bees and other crucial pollinators. The program is free and open to the public, and is sponsored by Merryspring, the Camden Conservation Commission and Coastal Mountains Land Trust.