What’s the best thing you can do to save the honey bees? Stop worrying about honey bees.

Honey bee research is extremely well-funded and receives plenty of support. The public should be more worried about native pollinators.

Honey bees at the entrance to a hive; image courtesy of Eric Ward at unsplashed.com.

Every day, I tell people they should care less about the honey bee. It’s a workplace hazard; my research is based on exploring the foraging behavior of native bees and assisting…