Respect for Wasps
Wasps are perhaps the most maligned, misunderstood organisms on the planet. Yet, they provide ecological and economic benefits, which are little studied.
We are working towards challenging the public’s opinion about wasps.
Take part in The Big Wasp Survey – Runs annually!
Check out our latest #wasplove articles:
Sumner, S., Law, G. & Cini, A. (2018) Why we love bees and hate wasps. Ecological Entomology, 43, 836–845 http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/een.12676.
Sumner S & Brock R (2016) In defence of wasps. The Conversation.
Get involved with our work:
If you work in the pest-control business, and are interested in helping out with sampling Vespid colonies, read more about how you can work with us here.