The Art and Science of How to ID a Bee

Researchers Learn the Art and Science of Bee Identification This past week, a group of 15 student and professional researchers from around the U.S. and Canada gathered at Oakland University (OU) for a training workshop on bee identification. Participants spent three days learning how to identify bee specimens from the Lasioglossum genus, a diverse genus of bees notoriously difficult for researchers to identify.   The workshop was organized by Dr. … [Read more...]