The Bear Guarding the Beehive

The Bear Guarding the Beehive

by Stephanie C. Fox


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ISBN-13: 9781312508033
Publication date: 09/18/2016
Pages: 174
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.45(d)

About the Author

Stephanie C. Fox, J.D. is a historian, author, and editor. She is a graduate of William Smith College and the University of Connecticut School of Law. She runs an editing service called QueenBeeEdit, which caters to politicians, scientists, and others.

Ms. Fox has written several books on a variety of topics, including the effects of human overpopulation on the environment, Asperger's, and travel to Kuwait and Hawai'i.

Her areas of interest include - but are not limited to - history, herstory, women's studies, biographies, dystopian and science fiction, human overpopulation, ecosystems collapse, law, international relations, the history of chemical weapons use in war, the economic meltdown of 2008, honeybee colony collapse disorder, Asperger's, and cats.

Table of Contents

A Conflict of Interest

Beauty and the Bees

Healthy Honey Bees – An Illustration in Words

Communing with the Honey Bees

In Memoriam to the Bees


BearGenics and Natural Manipulators

The Founding Mother

Nature is Not the Enemy

Queening and Re-Queening

Stress and Constant Travel

Systemic Insecticides

Lost in Transit

Nosema – Gut Mold

Mites and Other Parasites


Colony Collapse Disorder

Beekeepers’ Empty Hives

The Fairy Tale Princess’s Fruit

Differing Burdens and Standards

Toxic Until Proven Innocent

The Wisdom of the Land of the Fleur-de-Lis

Preemptive Pressure Pointing

The Sectionate List-Makers

Engineered Static

You Can’t Eat Money

We’re in So Much Trouble

The End – Suicide by Insecticides

The End – The Bees are Saved

Appendices of Antidotes

Appendix – Beekeeping in Cities

Appendix – Home Gardens for Honey Bees

Appendix – Small, Diversified Crops

Appendix – Voting with Forks

Glossary of Terms



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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The Bear Guarding the Beehive shows a lawyer coming to the defense of her clients: honey bees. The bees face huge legal, scientific, and ecological challenges to their very survival, and the author lays them out quickly and efficiently, with photographs to illustrate each detail. This book is a highly articulate and useful tool for understanding the hazards of neonicotinoids, colony collapse disorder, and more.