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The Connection Between Pollinating Bees And The Colour Of Flowers And…

09 Dec The Connection Between Pollinating Bees And The Colour Of Flowers And…

…Climate change. Not far, as the crow flies from Hanifl Centre, ( Woodstock School ) are  a team of biologists who have studied several bee species at high altitude and are addressing how these pollinators have shaped flower evolution accounting for distinctive bee-friendly colours.

“While ‘bee colours’ were prevalent at all elevations, flower colours in high altitude zones were more diverse and had more often undergone larger steps of evolutionary change than those at lower elevation.”

 Read this article from the Business Standard about a Pan-Himalayan initiative called ‘Climate Himalaya’ based in Uttarakhand.

http://chimalaya.org/2013/12/03/himalayan-flowers-shed-light-on-climate-change/

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