The Working Group to Make Findings and Recommendations with Regard to Maintaining, Protecting and Enhancing Pollinator Habitat and Health in Rhode Island, or Pollinator Working Group, was enacted by Resolution of The General Assembly in January 2016. It has been charged with making findings and recommendations with regard to:

  • Developments in the scientific and technical understanding of conditions and practices affecting pollinator population;
  • Conditions and practices affecting the maintenance, protection, and enhancement of pollinator habitat and health in Rhode Island;
  • Potential costs and benefits of changing such conditions and practices.