We are on Facebook :- https://www.facebook.com/beefriendlymon/
Bees for Development – www.beesfordevelopment.org
Bees, Wasps and Ants Recording Society – www.bwars.com
Buglife – www.buglife.org.uk
Bumblebee Conservation Trust – www.bumblebeeconservation.org
Butterfly Conservation – www.butterfly-conservation.org
Friends of the Earth – www.foe.co.uk
Gwent Wildlife Trust – www.gwentwildlife.org
Monmouthshire County Council – www.monmouthshire.gov.uk
Monmouthshire Meadows – www.monmouthshiremeadows.org.uk
Natural Resources Wales – www.naturalresourceswales.gov.uk
South East Wales Biodiversity Records Centre – www.sewbrec.org.uk
Welsh Assembly Government Action Plan for Pollinators www.biodiversitywales.org.uk/Wales-Action-Plan-for-Pollinators
“The Pollinator Garden – facts about plants, pollinating insects and gardening” –
www.foxleas.com See the “What you can do” section for Planting for pollinators, Basic information on wildlife friendly gardening and Making a bee “hotel”.
Royal Horticultural Society, Plants for pollinators –
Royal Horticultural Society, Encouraging bees in gardens –
https://www.wirefence.co.uk/melittology-resources/ – all about bees
https://www.buyrope.co.uk/pollinator-glossary/ – pollinator glossary
Welsh Organic Wild Flowers – supplier of Monmouthshire grown plug plants.
Bumblebee Conservation Trust
An overview ofsurvey opportunities.
Count bumblebees seen once a month on a 2km walk.
UK Pollinator Monitoring Scheme (PoMS).
Count the number of insects visiting a patch of flowers for 10 minutes.
Flower-Insect Timed Count (FIT Count).
Record seeing a single species.
Get help identifing a single species.
SEWBReC South East Wales Biodiversity Records Centre
Enter records of species seen in South East Wales.
Wales Biodiversity Partnership
Seven Falk’s online identification guide for bees –
Species Identification, Bees, Wasps and Ants Recording Society –
Assisting local conservation projects by identifying and mapping the bees of Monmouthshire – http://monnowwildbees.org.uk/
A future without neonicotinoid pesticides. A farmers experience –
Blog Site on Natural Beekeeping in Abergavenny –
Friends of the Earth, Bee Cause News –
Wildlife Gardening Forum http://www.wlgf.org
Bee Friendly Wyesham- https://www.facebook.com/groups/871817149664848/about/