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Strategy for environmentally-friendly integration of beehives

Over recent years, bee colonies have been in sharp decline, with grave implications for fruit and vegetable production.

The Strategy for environmentally-friendly integration of beehives aims to support the resettlement of honeybees by converting abandoned former industrial sites and vacant land into ecologically valuable habitats – “nectar corridors” filled with flowers.

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Acknowledgement prize for Detroit
“The convincing advantages of this project are manifold” – Holcim Awards Jury
Project Entry 2008 for North America
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Detroit, USA
Stéphane Orsolini
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Stéphane Orsolini
Erika Mayr
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Erika Mayr
Acknowledgement prize 2008
North America
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