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20170628 Sweat Bee, Pickerel Weed, Polypody, Pitcher Plant, Ruffed Grouse, Bumblebee, Woodduck, Paper Wasp

We saw these sights along Shebeshekong Road Hwy 529 on our way back from Parry Sound:

A green Sweat Bee is gathering pollen and nectar … possibly for a nest of eggs yet to be hatched. 118 more words

20170621 Summer Solstice Ambush, Painted Lady, Monarch, Thalictrum, Water Lilies, Sweat bee, Crab Spider

We were out on Old Still River Road and Hwy 529 down to Big Lake on our National Aboriginal Day on the Summer Solstice.  Here are some sights seen along the way. 219 more words

Best Moment of the Day 05/22/17

Nature Photographers Group, Best Moment of the day goes to Holger Woldrich, for this unbelievably difficult photo, showing a Sweat Bee in flight.

Congratulations 🏆🏆🏆 105 more words

Best Moment Of The Day

Green Visitor in the Gaillardia

A green metallic sweat bee visits one of the many Gaillardia flowers in the Audubon House pollinator garden.


Metallic Green Bees

Bees of many kinds visit our backyard garden on sunny autumn afternoons — and not all are black and yellow!  I think one of the prettiest is the metallic green bee, which is a type of tiny sweat bee in the (family Halictidae).  246 more words

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Small Science

I love bees. This semester I’m taking a course called “Forest and Shade Tree Entomology” which has nothing to do with bees, but we are making an insect collection and therefor I am entitled to a few little fuzzy hymenoptera in my collection. 72 more words


WPC - Quest For Food - Photography

Sweat bee searches for sweets.

Buffalo and turkey share some grass.

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