UVM Trio Named Ecological Society of America Fellows

National society awards lifetime honor to more scholars at UVM than any other institution
Gund Fellows Taylor Rickets, Aimee Classen, and Nicholas Gotelli

Three trailblazing University of Vermont professors were named Fellows of the Ecological Society of America (ESA) today for outstanding contributions to the science of ecology. 

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Study Reveals Striking Decline of Vermont’s Bumble Bees

A new study examining 100 years of bumble bee records reveals that almost half of Vermont’s species, which are vital pollinators, have either vanished or are in serious decline.

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A composite image of blueberries and a bumblebee pollinating a blueberry flower.

The Secret to Better Berries? Wild Bees

Want bigger, faster-growing blueberries? New research shows wild bees are an essential secret ingredient in larger and better blueberry yields – producing plumper, faster-ripening berries.

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