The Baslow Community Orchard invites you to a presentation by Rhodri Green of the Bumblee Conservation Trust.
The talk will follow the Community Orchard’s AGM and a short business meeting, which will take place at 7.30pm on Wednesday 15 May at the Baslow Methodist Chirch on School Lane, Baslow.
Rhodri’s presentation will cover:
- An introduction to the Derbyshire bumblebee and the scarce, but iconic, Bilberry bumblebee
- What makes the humble bumble a secret superhero
- The surprising ways we all benefit from the special relationship between bees and flowers
- The threats to bumblebees in the modern world
- Simple things we can all do to help boost the bee population
- Why the Community Orchard and hay meadow are so importatn to help save these precious pollinators
For more information contact David Dawson by email.