Webinars, Workshops and Short Courses

Upcoming Webinars:


Pollinator Habitat 101: An Introduction and Refresher

Join us for this free weekly webinar series on Fridays at 10AM EASTERN

October 14th through November 11th

Register Here to attend any/all sessions.

All webinars will be recorded and posted here when available.

You do not need to register to have access to the recordings, but if you register you will receive notice when recordings are ready to view.

10/14: Doug Tallamy, University of Delaware

Pollinators’ Best Hope: A New Approach to Pollinator Habitat That Starts in Your Yard

10/21: Harland Patch, Penn State University

Creating Pollinator Gardens: the Role of Plant Choice and Design

10/28: Heather Holm, Author and Biologist

Creating and Managing Habitat for Native Bees

11/4: Matthew Shepherd, The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation

Deciding To Create A Pollinator Garden Is The Easy Step — What To Do Next?

11/11: Shana Byrd, The Dawes Arboretum

Getting Started with Wildflower Patches, Flower Strips, and Meadows

Each session will last approximately 60 minutes plus questions.

Recorded sessions:

Ask a Bumble Bee Community Science Survey Training

Instructors: Jenan El-Hifnawi and Sam Droege

Ask A Bumble Bee is a survey exploring which flowers bumble bees visit and which they don’t. Anyone with a smartphone can participate, even if you don’t know your bee IDs or floral IDs. No bee collecting involved.

Bumble Bee Short Course for Community Scientists: building skills of community scientists interested in bumble bee biodiversity, ecology and conservation

Jamie Strange, Tamara Smith, Randy Mitchell, Karen Goodell, Lincoln Best, Hollis Woodard, Jenan El-Hifnawi and Sam Droege

Visit this page for recordings and resources: http://go.osu.edu/bumbles

Seed Sharing and Seed Law with David Francis, The Ohio State University Department of Horticulture

Tending Nature: Native Plants and Every Gardener’s Role in Fostering Biodiversity

Mary Gardiner, Doug Tallamy, Lisa Olsen, Bryan Danforth, Heather Holm and Debra Knapke

Visit this page for recordings and resources.

Pollinators in the City Speaker Series, November 29 – December 3, 2021

Reed Johnson, Gerardo Camilo, Mary Gardiner, Scott MacIvor and Damon Hall

The Bee Short Course for Community Scientists: building skills of community scientists interested in wild bee conservation, May – November 2021

Jamie Strange, Randy Mitchell, Olivia Carril, Heather Holm, Sam Droege, Mary Gardiner and Matthew Shepherd

Introduction to Nature Journaling with John Muir Laws, 4/12/21

Welcome Spring! Authors Speaker Series, March 22 – 26, 2021

Doug Tallamy, Heather Holm, Bryan Danforth, Olivia Carril and Mary Gardiner

The Living Landscape Speaker Series, January and February 2021

Doug Tallamy, Marne Titchenell, Debra Knapke and Rick Darke

One Week (Virtual) Insect University 2020, webpage, Webinar Recordings and Resources

Jamie Strange, Heather Holm, Olivia Carril, Jennifer Thieme and Doug Tallamy

Webinar Recording Archive (2012 – 2018) including Handouts and Resources