Minnesota Pollinator Resources

Bee in the genus Lasioglossum (sweat bees) on golden alexanders (Zizea aurea) flowers.Bee in the genus Lasioglossum (sweat bees) on flowers of plant in the genus Zizia (which includes golden and heart-leaved alexanders).

Pollinator Information
Pollinator-Friendly Plant Lists for Minnesota
Gardening Resources, Restoration Funding & Restoration Evaluation
Community Science Opportunities for Pollinator Research

Please contact Nicole Gerjets (651-259-5699), a bee specialist with the DNR's Minnesota Biological Survey, if you would like to apply for a volunteer position. There are also many citizen science opportunities, such as:

Pollinator Education and Outreach