The short haired Bumble Bee Project is being nominated for Countryfile Project of the year – thanks in part to seed supplied by the Weald Meadows Partnership!
Countryfiles BBC wildlife Magazine editor Sheena is asking for one of five options for wildlife success of the year stories here
Number 5 is the SHORT-HAIRED BUMBLEBEE
The loss of species-rich grasslands and consequent decline in vital pollinators has caused concern. So the project to return this native bee species to the southeast of England and re-establish suitable habitats for it to prosper has been welcomed.