A spring without bees: how colony collapse disorder has endangered our food supply

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Lyons Press ;
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c2008.
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English
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In a riveting detective story that melds science and politics, Michael Schacker investigates the case of the missing bees, examining the many theories on the cause, including cell phones, mites, new pathogens, and bee management.
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9781599214320
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subject_facet Bee culture -- Health aspects, Colony collapse disorder of honeybees, Food supply, Honeybee -- Diseases, Pesticides -- Environmental aspects
title_display A spring without bees : how colony collapse disorder has endangered our food supply
title_full A spring without bees : how colony collapse disorder has endangered our food supply / Michael Schacker
title_short A spring without bees :
title_sub how colony collapse disorder has endangered our food supply