Resources

Cornell Pollen Grains Reference Library

Pollen Grains Reference Library

Cornell University has created an online reference library of pollen grain images from flowering plants in the Fingelakes region of western New York.

Pollen Grains Reference Library
Presidential Memorandum on Pollinators

Presidential Memorandum on Pollinators

The Presidential Memorandum on pollinators is a federal directive aimed at increasing pollinator related research and education, and improving pollinator health.

Presidential Memorandum on Pollinators
FSA Pollinator Information

Conservation Reserve Program

The FSA pollinator information page discusses pollinator related practices and policies of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Conservation Reserve Program.

FSA Pollinator Information
Xerces Society

Xerces Society

The Xerces Society is a nonprofit group focusing on invertebrate conservation. Be sure to check their "Publications" section for useful resources.  

Xerces Society
USDA Plants Database

USDA Plants Database

USDA Plants Database provides standardized information on plants occurring in the Unites States.

USDA Plants Database
Butterflies and Moths of North America

Butterflies and Moths of North America

Butterflies and Moths of North America provides information on the biology, distribution, and identification of lepidopterans. Bamona also allows users to create regional checklists of species.

Butterflies and Moths of North America
Discover Life

Discover Life

Discover Life features many useful tools such as insect identification keys and maps of species occurrence. 

Discover Life
BugGuide

BugGuide

Bugguide centers on photography and is a good place to seek help with tricky arthropod identifications.

BugGuide