Melissa Corkhill

By Melissa Corkhill

02nd August 2017

Scotland’s pollinating insects have been declining at a devastating rate with an estimated 51% loss since 1980, causing concern for how a continued loss could impact farming, food security and human health.

Melissa Corkhill

By Melissa Corkhill

02nd August 2017

Melissa Corkhill

By Melissa Corkhill

02nd August 2017

Last week, Members of the Scottish Parliament have approved a ‘pollinator strategy’ led by the Scottish Natural Heritage whose proposals include the restoration and creation of flower-rich habitats, bee and butterfly-friendly pest control, and new research into the impact of climate change on pollinators.
Read more at BBC News (26 July 2017)
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