This book provides an accessible, illustrated look at the human–bee relationship over time. Features a section on beekeeping and handy go-to guides to the identification, prevention, and treatment of honey bee diseases.
Covers bee evolution, ecology, genetics, and physiology. Includes a directory of notable bee species. Presents a holistic approach to bee health, including organic and integrated pest management techniques. And, it will show you what you can do to help bee populations.