PP-ICON / Plant-Pollinator Integrated CONservation approach: a demonstrative proposal – LIFE09/NAT/IT000212

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Bees, Wasps & Ants Recording Society: http://www.bwars.com/

Bombus, bumblebees of the world:http://www.nhm.ac.uk/research-curation/research/projects/bombus/

Bombus.it: http://www.bombus.it/

Bumblebee Conservation Trust:http://www.bumblebeeconservation.org.uk/

Operation Bumblebee – farmering to help bumblebees:http://www.operationbumblebee.co.uk/

Pollinator paradise: http://www.pollinatorparadise.com/

Solitary bees: http://www.insectpix.net

The bumblebee pages: http://www.bumblebee.org/default.htm