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- Le Féon, Violette; Schermann-Legionnet, Agnès; Delettre, Yannick; Aviron, Stéphanie; Billeter, Regula; Bugter, Rob; Hendrickx, Frederik; Burel, Françoise
- Agriculture, ecosystems & environment 2010 v.137 no.1-2 pp. 143-150
- solitary bees, etc ; agriculture; land management; landscapes; vegetation; botanical composition; Apidae; species diversity; geographical variation; nitrogen fertilizers; pesticides; livestock; stocking rate; crops; habitats; flowers; Bombus; forage crops; intensive farming; Belgium; France; Netherlands; Switzerland; Show all 23 Subjects
- ... The impacts of agricultural practices and landscape composition on bee communities were investigated in 14 sites located in four Western European countries (Belgium, France, the Netherlands and Switzerland). Standardized interviews with farmers assessed agricultural practices in terms of agricultural inputs (nitrogen fertilization and pesticides), livestock density and crop types. The proportion o ...