PP-ICON / Plant-Pollinator Integrated CONservation approach: a demonstrative proposal – LIFE09/NAT/IT000212

field activity

Azione C.4

  • author: Marta
  • Friday 1 July 2011

24/6/2011
Starting of seed sampling from other nectariferous plant species.

gps

hedy_frutto

Azione C.3

  • author: Marta
  • Wednesday 15 June 2011

1/6/2011
Starting of an experimental bumblebee rearing.

Cella_climatizzata
Bombus terrestris colonies were reared starting from commercial colonies.

Colonia_B_terrestris
Bombus hypnorum colonies were reared strating from a wild colony.

B._hypnorum_13.06.11_IV

Azione A.2

  • author: Marta
  • Friday 20 May 2011

Periodo dal 23/4 al 19/5/2011
D. albus anthesis and pollinators monitoring.

catture_impollinatori

Azione C.2

  • author: Marta
  • Thursday 28 April 2011

20/4/2011
Placing of solitary bees nests: 15 assembled nests were placed on trees in the study area.

Nido_apoidei

Nests were maintained all along Dictamnus flowering.

Nido_Apoidei_con_dittamo
At the end of flowering nests were checked for the presence of nesting bees.

Controllo_nidi_Apoidei

Azione C.1

  • author: Marta
  • Wednesday 30 March 2011

24/3/2011

Wood management: selective cut of wood species.

wood_management

Azione A.1

  • author: Marta
  • Thursday 17 March 2011

15/3/2011
Survey of the area “ZENA-EREMO“ and selection of sub-areas for the selective cutting of shrub in the deciduous wood where the target population of Dictamnus albus actually grows.