Are bee populations in a freefall? The White House is getting involved in the issue of the alleged bee decline—it just directed the Environmental Protection Agency to "assess the effect of pesticides, including neonicotinoids, on bee and other pollinator health and take action, as appropriate.” It also created an organization known as the Pollinator Health Task Force to monitor the bee issue. So are Bee Populations Declining? Yet opinion on the bee recession is far from unanimous. As often … [Read more...] about Bee Populations: Are We Bee-ing Misled?