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Are Cities Wild Bee Conservation Hot spots or Not-Spots?

  • URI College of Engineering Kirk Building Upper College Road Kingston, R.I. (map)

About: J. Scott MacIvor, a post-doctoral researcher from the Department of Biological Science at the University of Toronto Scarborough, will talk about recent research findings from cities around the world that examine the local and landscape factors affecting wild bees in cities. He’ll examine a case study from his work in the city of Toronto that illustrates the complex influences of infrastructure, urban green space and socioeconomics on the diversity and pollination services of wild bees.
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