Roads are partial barriers to foraging solitary bees Agapostemon virescens in an urban environment

Markovits, Chloe Marine


  • Roads are prominent features in human-altered landscapes, yet little is known about how they influence the movement of foraging insects. In summer 2022, I studied whether roads posed barriers to movement of the solitary bee Agapostemon virescens in Medford, Massachusetts using a mark-recapture experiment. I established three study sites: 25x25m squares bisected by an active road with a pot of ... read more
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