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The Bumblebee Conservation Trust

Bumblebees are beautiful little creatures
 They are also important pollinators of wildflowers and crops
 3 species are extinct and 9 more are threatened - they need our help...


The beautiful Great Yellow Bumblebee (Bombus distinguendus) is on the brink of extinction and urgently needs our help!

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Named 'le bee' by the media, Bombus hypnorum recently arrived in the UK from France. BBCT are monitoring its spread

The Bumblebee Conservation Trust was founded with the aim of protecting bumblebees (Bombus) and their associated habitats through conservation and education

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