News of the decline in bee populations is not making it into the mainstream of public affairs news coverage.

1 Feb 2021 12:28 | Tim Heard (Administrator)

The decline in bees presents a threat to the global food supply, yet it's getting little attention in mainstream news, according to a study was based on a search of nearly 25 million news items from six prominent news sources. The study found "vanishingly low levels of attention to pollinator population topics" over several decades, even compared with what many would consider the limited coverage of climate change. 

https://phys.org/news/2021-01-pollinators-news-coverage.html

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