Pollinators on Managed Lands Task Force

Our Mission: Encourage incentives for pollinator habitat on transportation, utility rights-of-way, and renewable energy landscapes, including educational outreach and recognition of best practices. Expand supports for hosting honey bee hives on managed landscapes.

Task Force Accomplishments

  • NAPPC Pollinator Electric Power Award: Recognizing electric power companies who are leading the field in pollinator‐friendly projects. Click HERE to learn more!
  • NAPPC Pollinator Roadside Management Award: Recognizing transportation agencies who are leading the field in pollinator-friendly roadside practices. Click HERE to learn more!
  • Brochures (see below). To access all Pollinator Partnership brochures, go to www.pollinator.org/shop/brochures.

Task Force Chairs:

Jessica Fox, Senior Technical Executive at the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Lora Morandin, Research and Conservation Director at Pollinator Partnership and Pollinator Partnership Canada

Michael Retterer, Rights of Way & Energy Coordinator at Pheasants Forever


Savannah Autran, Program and Administrative Coordinator at Pollinator Partnership

Iris Caldwell, Program Manager at the University of Illinois Chicago, Energy and Resources Center

Gabriela Garrison, Eastern Piedmont Habitat Conservation Coordinator at the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

Mike Kiernan, Native Beekeeper and Founder of Bee the Change

Christopher Smith, Wildlife Ecologist at the Minnesota Department of Transportation