Recent explorations

News picture What can pollinators tell us about climate change? We initiated a volunteer-based pilot bee monitoring project in the Boston Harbor Islands national park area... More

Bug of the month

bug of the month pictureCommon scorpionfly



Featured student project

Plant - pollinator networks




For general inquiries about the ATBI project or the biological information contained in the database, please contact Dr. Jessica Rykken - jrykken [at]

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For more information on Boston Harbor Islands national park area, call (617) 223-8666 or email boha_information [at]