These are perfect school holiday activities to keep the children occupied. Learn to love wasps by making a one out of old loo rolls, discover how beautiful wasps can be by making a hornet pencil topper. Click here to find out more about these activities.
|Love hornets with this friendly pencil topper|
|Ruby-tailed wasp made out of loo roll|
Stop Swatting Wasps!
Buglife is asking the public to learn to appreciate Wasps, and to stop swatting them! Buglife is asking people to take a new look at wasps and to sign up to the Stop-swatting pledge. Click here to sign the pledge today!
Wasps are beautiful. Not all wasps have black and yellow stripes. There are hundreds of different wasps all with different colours, shapes and sizes. click here to see some stunning wasp photos.
|Polistes dominulus © Ben Hamers|
|A wasp nest © Roger Key|
Did you know that not all wasps are black and yellow striped? The majority of them do a great job at pollinating plants and controlling the number of insect pests in the garden. Click here to find out more.
|Chrysis ruddii © Roger Key|