Australian Native Bees

cover of Australian Native Bees

Paperback - September 2016 - AU $35.00

A guide to observing and keeping Australia's broad range of native bee species.

Combining the substantial expertise of many of Australia's leading native bee researchers, this book is a guide to observing and keeping Australia's broad range of native bee species. This publication was produced by Education Delivery, Tocal College, NSW Department of Primary Industries, as a collaborative effort with native bee specialists from across Australia.

Details

Paperback | September 2016 | $ 35.00
ISBN: 9781742569567 | 174 pages | 297 x 210 mm
Publisher: NSW Department of Primary Industries
Colour photographs

Contents

Acknowledgements
Foreword
Introduction
Bee biology and behaviour
Bees as pollinators
Agricultural beescapes
Native bees for pollination services in agriculture
Urban bee ecology
Creating artificial nest sites for Australian solitary and semi-social bees
Bee identification
Stingless bees
Capturing, photographing and classifying bees
Bee biosecurity
FAQs about Australian native bees