Searched for: Bumblebees

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5/28/2020 6:50:59 AM -

BBCNews https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-52759804

Scientists have discovered a new behaviour among bumblebees that tricks plants into flowering early.

Researchers found that when deprived of pollen, bumblebees will nibble on the leaves of …

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1/11/2019 5:25:56 PM -
Biolinked Blog https://www.lunduniversity.lu.se/article/organic-farming-methods-favour-pollinators
Lund University
Pollinating insects are endangered globally, with a particularly steep decline over the last 40 years. An extensive 3-year study from …
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7/21/2018 11:52:11 AM -

EurekAlert https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-07/w-eoh070418.php

Wiley - Press Release
Environmental Toxicology & Chemistry.

To measure exposure to pesticides in these avian pollinators, investigators made novel use of cloacal fluid and …

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7/6/2018 10:59:56 AM -
Thanks to Mike Furlong for sending this article

The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/dec/29/alarming-link-between-fungicides-and-bee-declines-revealed?CMP=share_btn_link

Fungicides are found to be the strongest factor linked to …
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6/30/2018 2:54:21 PM -

The Conversation https://theconversation.com/honeybees-hog-the-limelight-yet-wild-insects-are-the-most-important-and-vulnerable-pollinators-93247

Pollinating insects like bees, butterflies and flies have had a rough time of late. A broad library …

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