Highway pollinator project is for the bees

LINCOLN COUNTY —  The highway linking Newport to Yachats could soon be abuzz.

A pollinator corridor project organized by the county and the Oregon Department of Transportation will see a stretch of the Oregon coast protected for pollinator species, helping to bolster struggling bee populations.

The South Lincoln County Pollinator Habitat Corridor Project will include state and local agencies, volunteer groups like the group Concerned Citizens for Clean Air and interested individuals to protect pollinator habitat along Highway 101, an agreement between ODOT and Lincoln County states. The county will lead the management of activities and obligations related to the corridor project,

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