The hive detectives

chronicle of a honey bee catastrophe by Loree Griffin Burns

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 66 Downloads: 904
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Bees don"t just produce honey. Your food supply depends on them. Apiarist Dave Hackenberg"s bees have a busy travel schedule, pollinating around the United States from February to July. So when Dave inspected four hundred of his hives and found that the bees had simply vanished, a dream team of bee scientists got to work.

Edition Notes

StatementLoree Griffin Burns ; with photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz
SeriesScientists in the field, Scientists in the field
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSF538.5.C65 B87 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination66 p. :
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24408918M
ISBN 100547152310
ISBN 109780547152318
LC Control Number2009045249
OCLC/WorldCa441152039

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