Bumblebees and Climate Change

Here is a link to a recent Irish Times article on the plight of bumblebees and how climate change is having an impact on the bees worldwide.

http://www.irishtimes.com/news/science/plight-of-the-bumblebee-climate-change-puts-insect-at-risk-1.2279122

Dr Una Fitzpatrick from the National Biodiversity Data Centre also emphasizes how here in Ireland, habitat loss is also a threat to these important pollinators.

Bumblebee

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About Murtagh's Meadow

As an ecologist I have always had an interest in nature. I love gardening and would spend all day outdoors if I could. I also enjoy taking photographs and writing. I live in the west of Ireland with my young family.
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