Pollinator Decline
Sydney Bryant
Emma Dorow
Makayla Carter
What is Pollinator
Decline?
 The decline of pollinators in an
ecosystem.
 Pollinators are essential to the
environment b...
Causes of Pollinator
Decline
 Pesticide use and exposure
 Weakens honeybee immune system
 Makes them more susceptible t...
Effects on us
 Loss of crops for humans and animals
 Medicines
 Foods
How You Can Help :)
 Plant flowers
 Pollinator gardens
 Limit use of pesticides
 Spread the word
So what would our world
be like without pollinators?
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Pollinator 2

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Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Published in: Environment      Technology      Health & Medicine      
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Transcripts - Pollinator 2

  • 1. Pollinator Decline Sydney Bryant Emma Dorow Makayla Carter
  • 2. What is Pollinator Decline?  The decline of pollinators in an ecosystem.  Pollinators are essential to the environment because they pollinate crops that both humans and animals use in our everyday lives.
  • 3. Causes of Pollinator Decline  Pesticide use and exposure  Weakens honeybee immune system  Makes them more susceptible to parasites and pathogens  Parasite: Nosema ceranae  COLONY COLLAPSE DISORDER  Worker bees leave queen
  • 4. Effects on us  Loss of crops for humans and animals  Medicines  Foods
  • 5. How You Can Help :)  Plant flowers  Pollinator gardens  Limit use of pesticides  Spread the word
  • 6. So what would our world be like without pollinators?

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