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Insect decline in Germany more extensive than suspected

November 2, 2019 - General

Compared to a decade ago, today the number of insect species on many areas has decreased by about one third. This is the result of a survey of an international research team led by scientists from the Technical University of Munich (TUM). The loss of species mainly affects grasslands in the vicinity of intensively farmed land – but also applies to forests and protected areas.

The Small Gold Grasshopper (Chrysochraon dispar) is one of…

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