Rebecca Tonietto

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PhD Candidate
Northwestern University

RebeccaTonietto2008 at u dot northwestern dot edu

Effects of prairie restoration on native bee communities (2012)

In this project, we are evaluating the effects of tallgrass prairie restoration on native bee communities, which are extremely diverse in the region. In light of recent pollinator declines of honeybees and some species of bumblebees, it is important to understand what aspects of habitat restoration may benefit the 500+ species of bees native to this region.

We are conducting this...