<div dir="ltr">Nelson,<div><br></div><div>Thanks for bringing this up.  This should be a huge concern for all of us.  I too am noticing it.</div><div>For more information:</div><div><a href="https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/27/magazine/insect-apocalypse.html">https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/27/magazine/insect-apocalypse.html</a><br></div><div><a href="https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/feb/10/plummeting-insect-numbers-threaten-collapse-of-nature">https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/feb/10/plummeting-insect-numbers-threaten-collapse-of-nature</a><br></div><div><br></div><div>Paul</div></div><br><div class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr" class="gmail_attr">On Sat, Jul 27, 2019 at 7:23 AM Nelson Briefer <<a href="mailto:nrieferb@gmail.com">nrieferb@gmail.com</a>> wrote:<br></div><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0px 0px 0px 0.8ex;border-left:1px solid rgb(204,204,204);padding-left:1ex"><div dir="auto">Dear birders and hawk watchers- why is it that Crazy Dave and I are the only one to observe ( and publish) the decline of raptors and insects. For well over a year, I have noticed a paucity of raptors in the sky. Now there is a paucity of bees and dragon flies. Folks- I am in the sky every day. Raptors cannot hide in the sky. Good day. Nelson Briefer - Anacortes- <a href="http://www.goshawktalker.blogspot.com" target="_blank">www.goshawktalker.blogspot.com</a></div>
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