Losing pollinators could mean losing an important part of our culture

Pollinator species provide billions of dollars worth of food and bio fuel, but they’re also an important part of our shared human history.

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As a kid, I used to raise Monarch butterflies with my dad. It was an important memory, and led me to want to become a pollinator ecologist. Many people share a memory of some type of insect, and many…