Monthly Archives: July 2009

And more pollinator diversity…

More pollinator diversity…

Pollinator diversity…

Hello – I’ve been meaning to share parts of a booklet about the diversity and importance of pollinators in Africa. Here are some of the amazing creatures who work hard at keeping our farms and ecosystems running!

Cool Click Beetle…

Hello – on the road here – but thought I’d share these photos of a very cool beetle. This is a Click Beetle, who is named for the sharp clicking noise they make by snapping their wing-cases against their thorax (mid-section). It is meant to alarm and scare off any would be predators. This lovely […]

More on bees

Hello – many thanks for the comments from everyone. I thought I would share these fun facts about honeybees – they really are incredible creatures… Did You Know These Cool Facts About Honeybees? Honeybees originate in Africa – evidence comes from both from modern genetics as well as ancient rock art and the folklore of […]