Bumbling for Pollen.
Day 238 / 2022 Photo Project365
As August winds down, the pollinators’ hunt for late season pollen sources escalates to a feverish, frenetic, frantic urgency! Each bumblebee’s usual hungry pace doubles, as it fills the collection sacs on its hind legs to the point of bursting.
Did you know that bumblebees drink nectar for fuel and energy, but pollen is their source of protein…