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Bees in Northumberland National Park: scheme to support up to two million bumblebees

Bees in Northumberland National Park: scheme to support up to two million bumblebees

Other posts by  |  Frances Whitehead on Google+ |  April 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

A new Northumberland National Park scheme is being supported by farmers and landowners around Simonside in the Coquet Valley. The scheme will see the planting of saplings to give queen bees of these vital pollinators a helping hand to breed and increase.

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Future looks brighter for bees

Future looks brighter for bees

Other posts by  |  Kevin OHara on Google+ |  April 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The future for the bumblebee is looking up now that the European Commission is set to place a suspension on dangerous insecticides which have negatively impacted the life of bees in Northumberland and around the world. The suspension is temporary but is welcomed by Northumberland Wildlife Trust.

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