Yesterday, the "Pollinator Protection Act
" took a big step forward in the California legislature, moving closer to becoming state law. This is just one of many positive developments for bees in recent weeks. As public momentum to protect vital pollinators
continues to build, cities, states and businesses are getting in gear — even as federal policymakers continue to come up short.
States stepping up
In the face of strong opposition from the citrus industry lobby, the Pollinator Protection Act (SB 1282, Leno-Allen) passed out of the California Senate Environmental Quality Committee on