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Winter Aftermath

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“What’s the Buzz on Bee Pathogens?”, Lily Berrin, 2014
The article was modified from its original date of publication, and the changes are reflected in the article provided.

What argument is made in paragraph 2 about the 2013-2014 winter?

A

The winter weather was abnormal, and a change is predicted for this winter.

B

The sustainability of bee populations was hindered by severe weather.

C

Despite a loss less than the previous winter's, the managed bee populations are still in a steady decline.

D

Pathogens are spreading faster and the 2013-2014 winter was worse than any winter prior.