You have now shared a fantastic 600 records as part of the North East Bee Hunt. Charlotte Rankin summarises your records and observations over the last two weeks.
White-tailed bees can be a confusing bunch. Learn to identify some of the most frequently encountered species in a new post by Charlotte Rankin.
Local naturalist, Callum Ritchie, provides a personal take on bee recording in the North East during lockdown
An introduction to the fifth of our North East Bee Hunt target species: the Tree Bumblebee
Discover seven rare North East bees you could find in your own garden
Take a closer look at three species of Mining Bee that can be found in your garden
An introduction to the first of your North East Bee Hunt target species: the Tawny Mining Bee
Charlotte Rankin provides an overview of the Dark-edged Bee-fly, the bee-fly species you are most likely to encounter in the North East.
When recording bees, it pays to be wary of imposters. Here, Charlotte Rankin introduces five North East hoverflies with the potential to confuse observers.
Explore the world of honeybees, solitary bees and bumblebees with NHSN Project Officer and local entomologist, Charlotte Rankin