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Bumble Boosters Nest Box Project

Bumble Booster's nest box prototype
Bumble Booster's nest box prototype
The Bumblebee nest boxes have arrived! Two members of HNPNC are participating in a citizen science project led by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, researching how to build "better bumble bee domiciles". The boxes will be placed outdoors at the end of winter, before hibernating queens emerge and start looking for nest sites. We're excited to get started, although at this point … Continue Reading ››