Spotting a common bumblebee in 2017 will feel a bit like spotting a bald eagle in the 1960s: a rare and precious glance at a species on precipitous decline. Nearly 90% of the population of rusty-patched bumblebees, once abundant in 28 states, has disappeared since the early 1990s. This week, the US Fish and Wildlife…

via Obama put bumblebees on the endangered species list—and Trump’s EPA is likely to let them keep dying — Quartz


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