Get a bee's eye view of your landscape

Map tools for pollinator health

Beescape Map Tool

Gauge the quality of pollinator habitat at your US location 

BeeWinterWise Colony Survival Tool

Estimate overwintering colony survival at your Pennsylvania location 

Share Your Data!

Take surveys about your honey bee colonies to improve Beescape Tools

Keep in Touch

Sign up for the monthly Beescape Newsletter for the latest on pollinator health

Learn More

Visit the Beescape Learning Center for more pollinator resources

How it works

  • Click to launch one of the Beescape Tools in a new browser window.
  • Search for a location and drop a pin by clicking.
    • Use the Beescape Map Tool to view pollinator habitat quality scores (US only)
    • Use the BeeWinterWise Colony Survival Tool to view colony survival statistics (Pennsylvania only)
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Score your landscape for:

  1. floral habitat (spring, summer and fall)
  2. nesting habitat
  3. insecticide load

The best pollinator habitats have high floral and nesting scores and low insecticide load scores.

Got questions?

Watch the Quickstart video or read our FAQs.

Predict honey bee colony overwintering survival in Pennsylvania

Temperature and precipitation affect the availability of floral resources for foraging honey bees in addition to colony stress. Colony survival is most likely when summer and winter temperatures are neither too hot nor too cold, respectively.

Got questions?

Read our FAQs.

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Got questions?

Read about the Beescape Survey in our FAQs

Are you a beekeeper?

Take the Beescape Surveys to share data about your hives! The information you provide will never be publicly visible. We will use your data to improve the accuracy of Beescape Tools.

Create an account through the Beescape Map portal. Click "Participate in Study" in the upper right-hand corner.

Next Steps...

About

Meet the team

  • Beescape Development Team members
  • Beescape goals
  • Funding sources

Learn

Visit the Beescape Learning Center

  • Access more pollinator resources
  • Watch video tutorials
  • Learn about the science behind Beescape Tools
  • Browse publications

News

Keep in touch

  • Subscribe to our monthly newsletter
  • Peruse our newsletter archive

Need help?

Check out these resources or contact us directly!