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Join the Great British Bee Count

17 May – 30 June 2018

Don't let them force fracking on us

The government is proposing new rules that could make exploratory drilling as easy as putting up a garden shed.

Local people would no longer have a say.

Please sign our petition to stop the government from forcing fracking on communities.

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Let's help bees this summer

Get involved in our big bee survey and learn more about helping bees.

Download our free app to join  in the survey until 30 June, and discover easy ways to make a real difference. Verified sightings will help experts learn more about how wild bees are faring.

The app includes a handy bee identification guide, inspiration for bee-friendly planting, and simple tips for creating pollinator-friendly habitats where you live.

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Who we are

Friends of the Earth is an international community dedicated to protecting the natural world and the wellbeing of everyone in it. We lead campaigns, provide resources and information, and drive real solutions to the environmental problems facing us all.

Connecting more than 2 million people in 75 countries, we are transforming the efforts of communities all over the world into global action for change.

Take part

Each of us is different when it comes to how much time we can give – or the type of commitment we can make. We totally get that. 

So whether you want to donate, join a local group, work in partnership with us, sign a petition or send one of our e-cards, you're helping us campaign for a fairer and healthier world.