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Where Have All the Insects Gone? [When Will We Ever Learn…]

>Where Have All the Insects Gone? [When Will We Ever Learn…]
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Join Linda Gilkeson for a riveting presentation on the loss of insects and why it matters!

Global insect populations have crashed over the last couple of decades. This has consequences for our food supply, for a healthy environment and the future of wildlife. Find out what factors may be causing the widespread declines and what gardeners and growers can do to help reduce the harm from some of these factors.

Linda has a PhD in entomology and is also a gardening expert, author of gardening and pest management books, and Master Gardener trainer. Her comprehensive gardening book Backyard Bounty: The Complete Guide to Year-Round Organic Gardening in the Pacific Northwest, is a BC best seller.