This city is turning its bus stops into havens for bees

A bumblebee.
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People aren't the only ones all abuzz over the new bus stops in Utrecht.

In this Dutch city, 316 bus stops have been transformed into urban oases for bumblebees and honeybees. The roofs are covered with sedum plants, which attract the bees, and they are also able to capture fine dust and store rainwater, The Independent reports. To make the bus stops even more green, the benches are made of bamboo and the lighting is energy-efficient.

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