Protecting the Pollinators
In case you hadn’t heard, the bees are disappearing at an alarming rate! We’ve mentioned the impact that bees have on our ecosystem as a whole, but it’s an important topic that needs more attention. Without the bees, we wouldn’t have the food we need to survive. Thankfully, steps are being taken to protect bees and their colonies. One helpful new idea comes from Matilde Boelhouwer in Veghel, Netherlands. Using 3D printing, she’s created colorful and nutritious fake flowers to feed the bees—as well as other pollinating insects—and keep them pollinating! Check out the video to learn more about this creative solution.
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Keep the buzz going and remember that you can also help the bees!
- Norwex Movement: The Latest Buzz: Bee Haven in the Netherlands
- Facebook Video: Emergency Fake Flowers
- Norwex Movement: Bee Helpful: 7 Things You Can Do for Pollinators