Journal of Applied Ecology
Bees are exposed to pesticides when foraging in agricultural areas and growing evidence suggests that such compounds can be harmful to managed and wild populations. Given the economic and ecological importance of bees, and the evidence of widespread population declines, the full impacts of pesticides and their interactions with other stressors in the environment need to be investigated.
Impact of chronic exposure to a pyrethroid pesticide on bumblebees and interactions with a trypanosome parasite
Gemma L. Baron*,
Nigel E. Raine,
Mark J. F. Brown
Article first published online: 19 JAN 2014
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