UNL Pollinator Resources
Other Pollinator Resources
Bee and Pollinator Books, Heather Holm
Milkweeds of Nebraska & the Dakotas - Xerces Society
Pollinator Partnership - Promoting the health of pollinators, critical to food and ecosystems, through conservation, education and research.
The Why, What, When, Where, Who and How of Pollination - Smithsonian Gardens
USDA Pollinator Information - Each of us depends on pollinators in a practical way to provide us with the wide rage of foods we eat.
What is a Pollinator? - National Park Service
Xerces Society - International non-profit organization for the conservation of invertebrates.
Buzz @ Cherry Creek
This pollinator habitat project at the Nebraska Extension office in Lancaster County encourages gardeners to create habitat in their landscapes.Visit the Blog
Nebraska Habitat Certification Program
160 certified pollinator habitats have been established in 22 counties, with 77% increasing their plant abundance and diversity.
Why create pollinator habitat? You are supplying pollinators with necessary food resources, nesting habitats, water and the pesticide-free environment they need. Causes of pollinator decline are numerous – habitat loss, improper use of pesticides, poor nutrition and disease.
Join us and complete your habitat certification.