Category Archives: Wildlife Initiatives

Allotments best for bees, says the Great British Bee Count

Allotments are providing the best habitat for bees while parks and roadsides need improving, warns a leading bee expert following the results of the first-ever Great British Bee Count published today by Friends of the Earth, Buglife and B&Q.  More … Continue reading

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Bumblebees Most Spotted In Great British Bee Count

Yellow and black bumblebees have been the most common species seen by people logging bee sightings for The Great British Bee Count this summer, using a smartphone app developed by Friends of the Earth, Buglife and B&Q, interim results released … Continue reading

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City centre canal to be transformed into wildlife haven

I read a wonderful article on www.ClickGreen.org.uk which was detailing Manchester City Council’s efforts to make the Rochdale Canal more inviting to wildlife. Their intention is to install a “Vegetation Carpet” along the far side of the canal which is basically … Continue reading

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