Protect Our Pollinators is a proud Partner of Hudson to Housatonic Regional Conservation Partnership
Systemic pesticides called Neonicotinoids (Neo-nics)
are lethal to bees and other pollinators.
- to save our endangered pollinators through education and action.
Continuous corridors of public and private lands
Healthy habitat for bees, butterflies,
and other important pollinators
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Rusty-Patch Bumble Bee and other native bees are in decline primarily due to lack of floral resources and pesticide use.
Wednesday, April 17 7:00PM
Presentation for DAR, Danbury Museum & Historical Society, Main Street, Danbury: Pollinator presentation.
APRIL NATIVE PLANTS SALES
19-20 - Eastern CT Conservation District, Ocean State Job Lot Bldg., Gales Ferry.
26-27 - Brooklyn Fairgrounds, Brooklyn.
26-28- NW Conservation District, Goshen Fairgrounds.
CT River Coastal Conservation Dist., Westbrook Outlets.
Saturday, April 27 10:00 - 4:00PM
Newtown Earth Day, Newtown Middle School.
MAY NATIVE PLANTS SALES
Fri./Sat., 3-4 - N. Central Conservation District, Tolland County Ag Center, Vernon, and 4-H Education Center Bloomfield.
Saturday, 11th - Bartlett Arboretum, Stamford.
Sat./Sun., 18-19- Audubon Greenwich. Menunkatuck Audubon, Guilford, pre-ordering.
Tuesday, May 14
Caudatowa Garden Club of Ridgefield,
Pesticides & Pollinators - time to be announced.
Saturday, May 18 11:00AM
CT Audubon Society Center at Glastonbury,
1361 Main Street, Glastonbury, Native Plant Talk
These systemic Insecticides are lethal to bees and other pollinators.
Native Bees, European honeybees, butterflies, insects, birds, and bats.
The most commonly used herbicide, Glyphosate (Roundup)
is wiping out the Monarch butterfly.
Concert for Pollinators held last May