International Bee research Centres
EU agrees total ban on bee harming pesticides within 6 months 27/03/2018
The ban on neonicotinoids, approved by member nations on Friday, is expected to come into force by the end of 2018 and will mean they can only be used in closed greenhouses.
Where have all the farmland birds gone? 21/03 2018
Neonicotinoids: risks to bees confirmed 28/02/2018
Scientist warn of 'ecological Armageddon' after study shows flying insect numbers plummet 75% over 27 years. October 18, 2017
More than 75 percent decline over 27 years in total flying insect biomass in protected areas
Global declines in insects have sparked wide interest among scientists, politicians, and the general public. Loss of insect diversity and abundance is expected to provoke cascading effects on food webs and to jeopardize ecosystem services.