Ideas tagged with insect depopulation; bee extinction; ozone layer

Possible role of ozone depletion in insect depopulation

Insect populations have been found to be precipitately decreasing, with some studies indicating a decline in flying insect biomass of as much as 80% since the 1980s, in some areas. A number of possible causes for this phenomenon have been hypothesized to contribute to this depopulation but one t...

By Neil Stacey