#NationalInsectWeek! Every day we will be sharing some incredible insect facts and information on how you can help the small things that run the world.
Let's take a closer look at Cockchafers! Or perhaps you know them as May bug or Billy-witch? https://www.buglife.org.uk/bugs/bug-directory/common-cockchafer/ … pic.twitter.com/zkuBUMdJ4l
Today I step down as Chair of
@Buzz_dont_tweet at the end of my term and as my roles with @NatResWales and @JNCC_UK have grown. I wish #Buglife huge success in its critical mission to protect invertebrates and urge everyone interested in the environment to support the charity pic.twitter.com/ilPcQg395T
Yet more worrying research showing the impact pharmaceuticals are having on our environment. Addressing these 'low-level', but increasingly widespread, pollutants must be considered as part of water quality improvements.https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/jun/15/crayfish-behave-more-boldly-after-exposure-to-antidepressants-study …
NEW BLOG! We need to talk about ALAN https://www.buglife.org.uk/blog/we-need-to-talk-about-alan/ …pic.twitter.com/SRknLxHfAr
Fantastic to see the rare small blue (Cupido minimus)- our smallest resident
#butterfly at Baglan Burrows.
Our Neath Port Talbot BLines project will be planting Kidney vetch (Anthyllis vulneraria), the sole food plant for its larvae to help expand its range. #insectweek #BLinespic.twitter.com/LD36dvJbUo
Living with Bugs: A Guide to Peaceful Co-existence
FREE live online event - this afternoon at 3pm
@DrRossPiper & @BuglifeCymru
To join us click here: https://www.buglife.org.uk/events/living-with-bugs-a-guide-to-peaceful-coexistence/ …pic.twitter.com/iCz8ZSA6om
An excellent debate on the need to tackle light pollution in the
@UKHouseofLords last night with lots of Peers speaking strongly in favour of reducing light pollution, and benefits that would bring to insects, birds, bats, plants, & health & enjoyment of people. #EnvironmentBillpic.twitter.com/7FU6cd4wuY
A major threat to pollinators and other wildlife is the lack of joined up habitat in our countryside. For some species it is close to impossible to move around. B-Lines is all about restoring wildflower habitats to create a national network for nature https://www.buglife.org.uk/our-work/b-lines/ …pic.twitter.com/TAYZPZ0a3l
#EnvironmentBill returning to the House of Lords today, we look at some of the key amendments for invertebrates and nature.
Stay tuned for updates on the debate and progress of the Bill.https://www.buglife.org.uk/blog/environment-bill-house-of-lords-committee-stage-day-1/ …