Monthly Archives: January 2011

MP Calls for ban on neonicotinoids to aid bees

Bees are back in the news: during a debate in the house of commons today, MP Martin Caton called for neonicotinoids to be banned pending research into their effects on bees. Neonicotinoids are a group of relatively new, but extensively … Continue reading

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RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch

Don’t forget it’s the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch this weekend, Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th January! This vital piece of public research helps the RSPB monitor bird numbers, and gauge what effect the last 12 months has had on our … Continue reading

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