Philo and Palm with Dying Bees, 2014, Watercolor and archival ink jet print on clay-board,
14" x 11"
Bees, attracted by lush environments, are declining due to multiple risks including increased uses of pesticides, viruses, and loss of habitats. All cause die-off of the hives’ worker bees. Significant economic losses may result because bees depended on to pollinate agricultural crops.