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Seattle Embraces Pollinator Week

City Council passed this Proclamation today, following up on last month's Resolution to make Seattle the nation's largest Bee City USA. Nice work Mayor Murray and Seattle City Council! See the list of Pollinator Week activities here.            

NW Pollinator Initiative

With Washington State University, The Common Acre helped launch the NW┬áPollinator Initiative in 2013. The project, led by Dave Crowder, PhD and his research team of Elias Bloom and Rachel Olsson, studies native pollinator communities in the region and their part in local ecosystems. The USDA-Organic Transitions program funded a full study based on the... Read more »