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A pollinator is any animal species that fertilizes plants. Pollination is one of the most important of nature's services to humankind, as agriculture relies on natural pollination of native species. However, a sharp decline of espeically bee populations has given rise to extreme concern about a possible agricultural collapse in many countries.

:If the bee disappeared off the surface of the globe, then man would only have four years left to live. - Albert Einstein

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[+] background: a sixty-year decline

issue: pollinator protection

[+] position: pollinators are being affected by climate change

[+] position: pollinators are being affected by pesticides

[+] position: pollinators are dying off due to processes that humans did not create and which humans can't alleviate