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Meet Appalachia’s Pollinators

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Buzzing bees, hummingbirds, butterflies and more help keep Appalachia’s flora in bloom.

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Celebrate Moths with National Moth Week

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July 21-29 is National Moth Week! This week is a time to celebrate moths and encourage everyday people to become citizen scientists by tracking moths in their area at mothing parties. At mothing parties, participants lure moths with light and

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Remarkable Pollinators

Of the world’s more than 240,000 species of flowering plants, approximately 75 percent rely on pollinators. These crucial creatures help transfer pollen from male to female flower parts and ensure the survival of the next generation of plants — and

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