Multimedia - It's the Bees Knees

Multimedia - It's the Bees Knees

John Muir made his money as a fruit grower—depending on bees for his orchards. A closer look reveals an astounding number of bee species in John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez, California. Bee surveys being conducted in areas of the park are revealing a growing inventory of bee species and exciting details about the plants they're pollinating. Listen to this year's two field interns discuss the work and its challenges.

Film by Amy West, 2012

Duration:  03:46 minutes