Latest Events Research Project Presentations 2021 Research Project Presentations Please purchase a ticket for this event. Tickets are free but we would welcome a donation. Saturday February 27th 2021 An opportunity to hear from three of our funded research groups how they have progressed. 10.30 am. Brief introduction – Pam HunterTimings are approximate 10.40-11.10 Hannah Samson, Leicester University. Looking at the effect of air pollution on pollinators using bumble bees as a model. The microbial communities of gut samples have been analysed using DNA 11.20 – 11.40 Philip Donkersley, Lancaster University. Looking for the presence of insecticides, fungicides and herbicides in bee samples from municipal sites. 12.00 – 12.30 pm. Nick Balfour. Sussex University. Setting up a data base of plants and insects interactions (DOPI).There will be an opportunity to ask questions to each researcher. The event is closed.