The Bee Works is proud to offer a small but growing line of products
for backyard gardeners, homeowners, students, teachers, land managers
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Books, Brochures & Other Publications
1) "The Forgotten Pollinators"
By Stephen Buchmann
and Gary Paul Nabhan
Illustrations & cover by Paul Mirocha Design Publisher:
Island Press, Covelho, CA and Washington, D.C. ISBN: 1-55963-352-2 (cloth,
1996 first printing)
ISBN: 1-55963-353-0 (pbbk, 1997 first printing)
***Spanish and Japanese language edition coming soon!
Awards: Winner of the 1997 Benjamin Franklin Award for
Science and the Environment.
1) The Forgotten Pollinators, 1997, paperback edition, 292 pages.
$17.95 (plus shipping and handling)
2) The Forgotten Pollinators, 1996, hardcover edition, 292
pages. $24.95 (plus shipping and handling)
* these books can be personally inscribed and signed
Stephen Buchmann if indicated when placing your order.
Read- published book reviews of The Forgotten
Pollinators Sample Chapter (Adobe .pdf)
If you don't have Adobe Acrobat Reader download it here
2) "Gardening for Pollinators", 1998
An illustrated poster
and textual information on how to invite hummingbirds, butterflies,
bats, moths and other wild pollinators to your backyard or home garden.
This beautifully illustrated poster (26.5 X 23.5 inches)
was created by Vera Ming Wong (watercolor artist) and Nancy Serensky (graphic
designer) as part of the Forgotten Pollinators Campaign at the Arizona-Sonora
Desert Museum, Tucson, AZ. The text on the back side was written by Mrill
Ingram, Stephen Buchmann and Gary Paul Nabhan. Special thanks to Mark Dimmitt,
Jane Evans, Mark Sitter, Barbara Skye and Barbara Terkanian for their thoughtful
assistance and to the W. Alton Jones Foundation.
Each poster is $4.95
3) "Bats of the World" pollinator Screen Saver
This screen saver (on floppy diskette) was created by TBW especially
for Bat Conservation International in Austin, TX. Bring breathtaking
photographs by Merlin Tuttle of BCI to your desktop.The photographs are
optimized to load quickly and still look sharp.The screen
saver (comes in a clear plastic jewell case on a 3.5 inch floppy diskette
along with an instruction sheet and free technical support by phone
or e-mail form Screen Savour,
Each diskette is $9.95.
Please specify whether you want a DOS/Windows or Macintosh
version of the screen saver program
3) Wooden Bee Houses with straw inserts (for Orchard Mason Bees,
A) Small hobbyist or classroom garden model made from recylced
pine lumber. This attrative unit is 6.5 X 4.5 X 3.5 inches and has twenty
3.5 inch deep holes (5/16th inch, 7-8mm diameter) drilled into the front.
Each 20-hole mason bee domicile weighs 639 grams.
B) Large bee house
B) Larger "bee rancher" bee condominum is larger (12.25 X 4.5 X 8.5
inches) with 50 holes containing cardboard straws and inner white paper
Watch for further product announcements about our New
Products in the coming months.
TBW has created unique resin bee condos in the shape of burls and short
log sections. They will accept the standard size straw inserts used for
our wooden bee condos.
TBW has also developed and is now field-testing a "puddling pan"
to attract diverse butterflies to your backyard or school pollinator garden.
TO ORDER TBW products please call, mail or e-mail us:
The Bee Works
1870 W. Prince Road, Suite 16,