Bee bowl and netting surveys done as part of an ongoing USFWS study of habitat restoration. The Vermont site is a 4.5 acre field planted with native grasses in 2015 within the Sandbar WMA.
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Ferguson M, Milam J (2022): USFWS Bee surveys - Sandbar WMA, VT 2018. v1.7. Vermont Center for Ecostudies. Dataset/Occurrence. https://ipt.vtatlasoflife.org/resource?r=2018sandbar&v=1.7
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Sandbar Wildlife Management Area
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [44.6, -73.232], North East [44.632, -73.205]|
|Title||USFWS Bee surveys|
|Design Description||Bee bowls for 24 hours, sweep netting|
The personnel involved in the project:
Netting and bee bowls (8 yellow, 8 white, 8 blue) for ~24 hours
|Study Extent||A restored 4.5 acre field within Sandbar WMA|
|Quality Control||Determinations by Joan Milam and Micheal Veit|
Method step description:
- Most bees were pinned. Abundant species are stored in vials of ethanol.
|Maintenance Description||Created by the Vermont Center for Ecostudies. Metadata will be updated as information is available. Field work is ongoing.|