Rachel Richards

Rachel Richards

2023

Rachel is the B-Lines officer for Buglife and is a keen, amateur naturalist and entomologist with a particular interest in solitary bees and solitary wasps. Rachel has worked as a botanical surveyor for FERA visiting farms across the northern England to survey agri-environment scheme options and has worked on meadow creation and enhancement projects on farms using green hay. Rachel is developing B-Lines website resources for farmers which provide guidance on how farmland can be enhanced for pollinating insects and other wildlife ensuring connectivity of flower-rich habitats across farms and landscapes.