The Bees In Your Backyard

The Bees In Your Backyard

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The Bees In Your Backyard Is A Great Guide To North America’s Bees


  • Comprehensive and accessible guide to North American bees
  • More than 900 color photos
  • Helpful identification tips and pointers
  • Chapter on how to attract bees to your backyard


The Bees In Your Backyard provides an engaging and accessible guide to the roughly 4,00 different bee species found in the USA and Canada. It dispels common bee myths while offering essential tips for telling them apart in the field. The book features more than 900 stunning color photos of the bees living all around us; in our gardens and parks, along nature trails, and in the wild spaces between. It describes their natural history, including where they live, how they gather food, their role as pollinators, and even how to attract them to your own backyard. This books is ideal for amateur naturalists and experts alike. It gives detailed accounts of every bee family and genus in North America, describing key identification features, distributions, diets, nesting habits, and more.

If you’re interested in other beekeeping books, make sure to check out both Beekeeping For Dummies and Swarm Essentials. Find information on our Shipping and Returns Policy here.

Weight2.2 lbs
Dimensions10 × 8 × .7 in