Tag Archives: bee hotel

Nevada Native Pollinators In Trouble

How can you help protect our native pollinators? 1. Buy organic as often as you can. This reduces the pesticide loads in our communities, helping pollinators, pets and our children long term health. 2. Plant only organic Trees, Shrubs and Flowers. Ask for NEONIC free plants at your local or online garden shop. 3.  Install… Read More »

Nevada’s First Bee/Insect Hotel at Galena Visitor Center

After months of work, we have our first certified Bee Habitat in place. Please come out and help us complete the Bee Hotel. We need the following donations: – Terracotta or clay flower pots – Roof tiling – Honeycombed bricks – Breakthroughs logs – mixture of clay and straw – hollow steams (reed, bamboo,) –… Read More »

Bee Safe Pollinator Garden

We are reviewing/considering moving forward with a pollinator garden at The Galena Visitor Center. Please find attached plans and information regarding this bee garden. I feel we could create curriculum to tie into the bee garden and hotel that would enrich the existing programs, classes and events you host currently for The Great Basin Institute.… Read More »

Make a Bee Hotel

Bee hotels are similar to bird houses. We will have various bee hotels as well as roof top neonic bee safe plants and flowers. Fairmont Hotels started the first “bee hotel” they have an adorable video below. I would love to know if the plants on their roof tops are neonic free and/or organic too…but… Read More »