The bumblebees of Kent - published.

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Kent Field Club have published the Bumblebees of Kent by Nikki Gammans and Geoff Allan.  The 170 pages include more than 80 colour photographs and updated distribution maps and species profiles of the bumblebees of Kent.  This book aims to provide a comprehensive guide to bumblebee ecology and offers an inclusive introduction to their identification.  It discusses the importance of bumblebees, their decline and how we can help reverse this.


Dr Nikki Gammans is the Project Officer for the Short-haired Bumblebee Recovery Programme; BWARS member Geoff Allan is the Kent Recorder for aculeates with over 45 years of experience in the field.