Making Buzz in the News

Here are some of the exciting ways The Bee Conservancy has been advocating for bees, habitat, and communities. If you are a member of the media and would like to speak with a member of our team about our work, pollinator conservation, or other sustainability topics, drop us a line.

Featured Press

Eataly’s Honey-Themed Rooftop Restaurant

To celebrate the importance of honeybees and their influence on the culinary world, the team at Eataly launched Serra by Birreria, a beautiful, bee-focused restaurant in NYC. Learn more about their delicious menu, and how it supports The Bee Conservancy.

Google Doodle: Earth Day 2020

It was an honor to partner with Google for their 2020 Earth Day Doodle. This beautiful, interactive experience takes you on a bee’s journey pollinating flowers, dropping fun facts along the way. Learn more about our collaboration, and why we started The Honeybee Conservancy here!

RuPaul's Drag Race: Beehive Jive

Season 12, episode 4 of RuPaul’s Drag Race featured a “Beehive Jive” mini-challenge and raised awareness about declining bee populations. After crowning a new queen bee, RuPaul announced a generous donation to our organization and encouraged audiences to check out our online resources on air.


How to Turn Cities Into Pollinator Sanctuaries,” Island Press, October, 2019

How to Get Bees to Buzz Off—Without Harming Them,” Hearst Magazine Media, October, 2019

How a Rooftop Meadow of Bees and Butterflies Shows N.Y.C.’s Future,” New York Times Company, October, 2019

How Urban Beekeeping Might Save Our Food,” Verizon Media, September, 2019

What Trixie Mattel Can’t Live Without,” Vox Media, August, 2019

BeeBlitz 2019 Kicks off on Governors Island,” CBS Broadcasting Inc., June, 2019

Experts Address How to Bolster Bees at Home,” C&G Publishing, – May, 2019

Project Runway on Bravo May 2019


6 Easy Ways You Can Help Save the Bees,” Los Angeles Times, June, 2016

Abejas de Nueva York,” La Vanguardia Ediciones Todos, October, 2013