How quarries can help save bees

Bumblebee populations have declined in the past 80 years. But quarries could hold the key for nurturing these crucial pollinators. Gill Perkins outlines measures and initiatives for quarries and their staff to support the pollinators

by Gill Perkins
Bumblebees help pollinate 80% of European crop species. Photograph: BBCT
Bumblebees help pollinate 80% of European crop species. Photograph: BBCT

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