Neonicotinoids and riverflies
Posted on December 18, 2017
You may have heard the controversy over the effect of neonicotinoids and bees.
Perhaps not surprisingly, these pesticides, which are used mainly in arable crops such as oil-seed rape, also get into our rivers and lakes and impact the fly life. There is now proof that this happening — see this article in the Guardian and more on the report instigated by BugLife, here.