Quad Cities Pollinator Conference

The Quad Cities Pollinator Conference is hosted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Nahant Marsh and planned by representatives from several organizations concerned with pollinator health.

Ways to Connect

“Networks for Life: Your Role in Stitching the Natural World Together”
Dr. Douglas Tallamy, Bringing Nature Home Author
6:30 p.m. on 9/13/17 in the Mississippi River Hall

A panel of experts from the Pollinator Conference answer questions.

Speaker: Dr. Chip Taylor, Founder and Director of Monarch Watch, Professor, Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas

2015: A Year in Bees

Jul 5, 2016

Speaker: Andrew Joseph, State of Iowa Apiarist, Iowa Dept. of Agriculture and Land Stewardship

Speaker: Tamara Smith, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Speaker: Mike Heller, Agronomist, Office of Design, Iowa Department of Transportation

Speaker: Cody Considine, Restoration Ecologist, Nachusa Grasslands

Speaker: Julia McGuire, Des Moines Backyard Beekeepers

Speaker: Eric Schmechel, Urban Conservationist, Dubuque County Soil and Water Conservation District

Speaker: Andy Parer, City of Rock Island Public Works