Tag Archives: reno

Bee Documentary – Pollinator Activist Shares Her Secret to Saving the bees

SANDY ROWLEY: THE BEE LADY OF RENO News Source : http://www.respectfulrevolution.org/#/road/videos/sandy_rowley_bee_lady_reno February 14, 2017 • Reno, NV It’s not everyday that a citizen, however concerned and dedicated, can get any level of power – public or private – to change course, even when it’s a matter of the common good. Meet the incredible Sandy Rowley,… Read More »

This Wednesday @ Reno City Hall!

From Lisa Hill – Reno, Nv Please consider submitting comments about the recent use of 2,4-D in the West Wash Dam area near Keystone Ave. for the Wednesday June 8 Reno City Council meeting. You may submit comments by: using an electronic public comment form by clicking this link. writing to the contacts below, or… Read More »

Getting Good Things Done For Nevadans – A Year in Review

Thank you for wanting to learn more about Bee Habitat and our work. Our intentions are to save our pollinators, reduce pesticides and their affects on our health as well as pets and wildlife. We have accomplished a great deal in a relatively short amount of time. Most of the work we do involves a… Read More »

Pesticide Free Training for Northern Nevada!

Please see attached location and agenda for the pesticide free training at city hall. You must RSVP with the form link below to reserve your seats! Download Flyer here: Pesticide Free Training in Reno. Download Agenda for Pesticide Free Parks training here. We are confirmed for the training on Tuesday, July 28 in Council Chambers… Read More »

The Biggest Little Pollinator Fair in Reno Nevada

The Biggest Little Pollinator Fair will feature craft vendors, tasting stations, hands-on activities, and info sessions on native pollinators, strategies for attracting them and how to plan a pollinator garden. When:   June 13 2015 1 – 4 PM Where: Urban Roots Farm 3001 W. 4th Street Reno, Nevada How: Free! All ages! $5 suggested donation… Read More »

Reno Garden Shops : Selling Poisonous Flowers?

Bad Buzz: Studies Say Neonic Pesticides Hurt Wild Bees A common type of pesticide is dramatically harming wild bees, according to a new in-the-field study that outside experts say may help shift the way the U.S. government looks at a controversial class of chemicals. But in the study published by the journal Nature on Wednesday,… Read More »

Vote for Bees!

We are buzzing with excitement! Bee Habitat is one of 3 top finalist in the Reno Realtor’s Build a Better Block project. Realtor’s Build a Better Block is a project of the Reno/Sparks Association of REALTORS designed to transform a current public space into a place for the community to gather and to offer a… Read More »

You might see it all pass you by…

Rachelle Van Zanten – My Country (Official Video) from Taylor F. on Vimeo. My Country – Rachelle Van Zanten Hey there mister, take a good look at my country It’s the natural bona fide high When you look up from the numbers on your paper You might see Yakista pass you by You might see it all… Read More »

Our Agenda for Washoe County

Meeting with local park officials Tuesday Aug 26th 2014. Coming up next for Bee Habitat, next week, we are meeting with the City of Reno and Washoe County park officials to discuss converting all public parks to a pesticide free park plan. When?       Aug 26th 2014 @ 1:30 Where?    Washoe County Community Services Department      @… Read More »