It is easy to take insect life for granted, and then suddenly we notice that there are less butterflies around our gardens, that we haven't seen a ladybird for some time, or that hoverfly numbers seem down this year. But it is bees, both wild and honey, that seem to have really caught our imagination and they face challenges on a number of fronts.
This Autumn edition of the HEN newsletter shares some fascinating articles on bees and other wee beasties. Highlighting some of their challenges, but also how we can help.
Take a look at all the articles - listed to the right.