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Centre for Ecology & Hydrology

Field Margins -- Why Are They Important for Wild Bumblebees

Caption: Tall but open grassy field margins can provide valuable flowers and nesting opportunities for wild bumblebees alongside cropped fields.

Credit: Claire Carvell, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology

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