Establishment & Management Guide
“Pollinators and their habitat needs represents the largest
conservation movement of my lifetime. Pollinators are a ‘glue’
that connects every important environmental issue of today”
Peter Berthelsen, Executive Director
Bee & Butterfly Habitat Fund
Habitat Guide Contents
What happened to the habitat?
Defining project objectives
Seed mixture design
How to plant pollinator habitat
Pollinator habitat associated with agricultural lands
Habitat loss is a major threat to bees, butterflies, and other beneficial
insects. In the past decade, over 24 million acres of grassland and other
pollinator habitat areas have been lost in the United States. We need
your help to restore critical pollinator habitat!