Chadwick Dunefsky


The Augochlora pura is one of the most common bees in Eastern North America. Photo by Amanda Robinson.

Save the bees, but save the native bees, too

Paige Embry will be speaking about her new book, "Our Native Bees: North America’s Endangered Pollinators and the Fight to Save Them," at Flyleaf Books on Saturday, March 10 at 2 p.m. Embry is from Seattle, Washington, and has a bachelor's degree in geology from Duke University and a master's degree in geology from the University of Montana.  Staff writer Chadwick Dunefsky spoke with Embry about her new book and why she considered native bees important.