Action C.3 2013
- author: Francesco Bisognin
- Monday 26 August 2013
11-22 March 2013
Collection of bumblebee queens in the surrounding of the target area.
Almond tree (Prunus dulcis) is one of the first plants to flower and represents a strong call for
Artificial rearing of the 9 collected bumblebee queens
First attempt of rearing Bombus pascuorum queens.
02 May 2013
Release of the colonies obtained from wild queen rearing.
A well developed colony and two early stage colonies with the first workers were re-entered in the
Two other colonies, in the very first developmental stage, were placed in two bumblebee artificial
20 August 2013
Recovery of the extinct reintroduced colonies to check the development status and possible