Experts celebrate as extinct bumblebee show first signs of comeback

September 2013 Issued jointly by the Natural England, RSPB, Bumblebee Conservation Trust and Hymettus charities. A BUMBLEBEE  species driven to extinction in the UK has nested for the first time in a quarter of a century. The short-haired bumblebee disappeared from our shores in the 1980s and a mission to reintroduce it was launched at […]