The hive detectives: chronicle of a honey bee catastrophe

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Houghton Mifflin Books for Children,
Pub. Date:
2010.
Language:
English
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Without honey bees the world would be a different place. There would be no honey, no beeswax for candles, and, worst of all, barely a fruit, nut, or vegetable to eat. So imagine beekeeper Dave Hackenburg's horror when he discovered twenty million of his charges had vanished. Those missing bees became the first casualties of a mysterious scourge that continues to plague honey bee populations today. In The Hive Detectives, Loree Griffin Burns profiles bee wranglers and bee scientists who have been working to understand colony collapse disorder, or CCD. In this dramatic and enlightening story, readers explore the lives of the fuzzy, buzzy insects and learn what might happen to us if they were gone.
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ISBN:
9780544003262
9780547152318
Reading Level:
MG
Level 7.5, 2 Points
Lexile measure:
NC: Non-Conforming 1120L
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display_description Bees don't just produce honey. Your food supply depends on them. Apiarist Dave Hackenberg's bees have a busy travel schedule, pollinating around the United States from February to July. So when Dave inspected four hundred of his hives and found that the bees had simply vanished, a dream team of bee scientists got to work.
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subject_facet Bee culture, Bee culture -- Juvenile literature, Bees, Colony collapse disorder of honeybees, Colony collapse disorder of honeybees -- Juvenile literature, Honeybee -- Juvenile literature
title_display The hive detectives : chronicle of a honey bee catastrophe
title_full The hive detectives : chronicle of a honey bee catastrophe / Loree Griffin Burns ; with photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz
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title_sub chronicle of a honey bee catastrophe
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