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Bees Added To U.S. Endangered Species List For 1st Time

Seven species of the yellow-faced bee, which is the only bee native to Hawaii, have been designated as endangered. They're known for their yellow-to-white facial markings.
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Business & Finance / Economics : Environmental Economics

From EcoWatch: The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS) has added seven bee species to the endangered species list, a first for bees. Native to Hawaii, these yellow-faced bees are facing extinction due to habitat loss, wildfires and...

U.S. adds first bees to endangered species list

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Reuters Environment Blog

(Reuters) - Seven types of bees once found in abundance in Hawaii but now facing extinction on Friday became the first bees to be added to the federal list of endangered and threatened species, according to U.S. wildlife managers.

Feds list 7 Hawaii bee species as endangered, a first in US

Academics / Biology : Physorg: Biology

Federal authorities added seven yellow-faced bee species, Hawaii's only native bees, for protection under the Endangered Species Act Friday, a first for any bees in the United States.

Bees Added To Endangered Species List For The First Time

News : Huffington Post

Seven species of bees native to Hawaii were declared endangered on Friday in what The Associated Press said was the first time any bee in the U.S. has received the protection. Hawaii’s various species of yellow-faced bees will be pr...

Bees placed on the endangered species list for the very first time

Lifestyle / Green Living : Inhabitat

We’ve been hearing about dangerous declines in bee populations for years - and the US has finally added bees to the endangered species list for the first time. The listing is limited to seven species of yellow-faced bee - the only n...


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