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National Insect Week returns in 2020

Forestry Commission

Forestry Commisson

The Forestry Commission is the largest land manager in Britain and the biggest provider of outdoor recreation. Its mission is to protect and expand Britain’s forests and woodlands, and to increase their value to society and the environment. It takes the lead, on behalf of Britain’s three administrations (England, Scotland, Wales), in the development and promotion of sustainable forest management.

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Ommatidia

Dragonfly compound eyes are made of up to 30,000 separate facets or 'ommatidia'.

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