MEPs refuse 'watered-down' bee protection legislation

The European Parliament has voted overwhelmingly to reject draft guidelines on assessing the impact of pesticides on pollinators, sending a ‘bee guidance document’ back to the EU executive to rewrite

by Robert Hodgson
Nature, bee (Photograph: Betty Shelton/123RF)
Nature, bee (Photograph: Betty Shelton/123RF)

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