The North American Pollinator Protection Campaign (NAPPC) presents research about threats to bee health and populations: parasites, bacterial disease, virus and more. Continue to scroll down the page for honey bee and colony life cycles.
Farmers use pesticides to keep insect pests from destroying their crops. But these chemicals may accidentally harm helpful insects. Read about a study that examines the effects of this chemical on honeybees. There is a video at the end of the article.