Insects: Largest study to date finds declines on land, but recoveries in freshwater

Butterfly against urban background (stock image).Credit: © Bianilys / stock.adobe.com A worldwide compilation of long-term insect abundance studies shows that the number of land-dwelling insects is in decline. On average, there is a global decrease of 0.92% per year, which translates to approximately 24% over 30 years. At the same time, the number of insects […]

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