Latest Blog Posts

Swanscombe Stories #1 – a Kestrel hovers

Guest blog by Donna Zimmer, local wildlife enthusiast from Swanscombe Marshes There is a September ‘nip in the air’ freshness as I reach the big blue skies at Swanscombe Marshes....

21/09/2020

Conservation Blog

Buglife Scotland welcomed Natalie Stevenson as Scotland Manager (maternity cover) last week. Natalie joins the organisation after more than ten years running small environmental charities. She is looking forward to...

21/09/2020

Creating a buzz for retail and business parks

Guest blog by Climate Action North We all know that wild pollinators are in trouble with UK bee, butterfly, and moth species in decline. The Climate Action North Pollinator Parks...

11/08/2020

Buglife’s B-Lines

By Dr Catherine M. Jones, Pollinator Officer, Buglife Buglife’s B-Lines map provides a recovery network for bees and other pollinators along which partners can target the creation and restoration of...

13/07/2020

B-Lines – what is it all about?

What’s the problem? Our insects and other invertebrates are in trouble.  Now this is due to a number of factors, including climate change, pesticide use, pollution of rivers and streams...

09/07/2020

How to be the best bee hotel manager

A guest posting from Andrew William Kirkland When discussing bees, we tend to imagine social bees such as the physics-defying flight of bumblebees or honeybee hives filled with honey. However,...

07/07/2020

Bug Hunt with Learning Resources

We’ve teamed up with Learning Resources, experts in educational toys that make learning fun, who have created a fantastic Kid’s Guide to Growing Fruit and Vegetables. The colourful graphic has...

06/05/2020