June is pollinator month, and to celebrate and raise awareness, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and Burt’s Bees are installing bee hotels at 13 locations across Canada to provide habitats for pollinator bees.
Pollinator populations are on the decline due to habitat loss and environmental changes, such as pollution, toxins and disease. To do your little bit, plant flowers bees can’t resist in your garden (find more information and a list of plants HERE). You can also build your very own bee hotel for solitary pollinator bees. Simply following the five-step instructions found HERE.
Will you build a bee hotel this summer?
P.S. Did you know nearly one-third of the world’s food supply depends on pollinators, especially bees. Check out this informative infographic to learn more.