National Insect Week 2008 announced

Published: 16 March 2008

The buzz is back! National Insect Week 2008 (23-29 June) is an initiative of the Royal Entomological Society, and aims to educate and inspire people of all ages about the wonders of the insect world.

The third National Insect Week will be launched by DEFRA Minister Joan Ruddock MP on Monday 23 June at the Chelsea Physic Garden in London. Activities are planned throughout the week, including:

National Insect Week 2008 is sponsored in part by the Environment Agency and is working with a wide range of partners, from specialist entomological societies to national organisations concerned with many aspects of wildlife, agriculture and natural recreation.

Please see our list of National Insect Week events

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