Bees and Pollinators Like Linda’s Garden

A Conservation@Home Story LInda Ricker’s yard became a certified Conservation@Home site in August when Mark Luthin, NLI Trustee, visited and went through the checklist criteria with her. Read what he wrote about the visit below. Linda Ricker loves to garden....

Chicago Tribune story about decline of bees and other pollinators

An article in today’s online edition of the Chicago Tribune (Sept. 6, 2023) features NLI Volunteer, Barbara Williams, at Nygren Wetland Preserve (Rockton, IL) as she searches for a Rusty-Patched Bumble Bee. In the story Barbara said she has noticed certain...

How to Invite Pollinators to Your Yard

For information about how to invite pollinators to your yard read this interesting article, How to Invite Pollinators to Your Yard, with a list of resources written and compiled by Machelle Dopkins, member of NLI’s Education Committee. You’ll get ideas for...
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