BugFest Video Premiere: Bumble Bee Watch Citizen Science Adventures

A bumblebee on a white flower
  • Monday September 13, 2021
  • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Prairie Ridge Ecostation
  • NC Museum of Natural Sciences
  • Audience: Family

Explore the amazing world of bumble bees in our latest Citizen Science Adventure: Bumble Bee Watch! This video tutorial will cover how to tell a bumble bee apart from some other common bee types you may find, where to look for bumble bees, how to make an observation, and how to enter your data. By joining Bumble Bee Watch, you’ll help scientists learn more about these essential insects. You might even spot the endangered Rusty-patched Bumble Bee as you participate in North Carolina's Watch!