‘The windscreen phenomenon’ – why your car is no longer covered in dead insects

‘The windscreen phenomenon’ – why your car is no longer covered in dead insects:

Wildlife experts have been warning about the alarming decline in insects for decades.

But the fall in numbers of bugs in Britain has now reached such a troubling extent that even motorists are noticing that their windscreens are clear of squashed flies, gnats, moths and wasps.

Where a trip in high summer would once have necessitated taking a squeegee to the front window, now the glass is largely clear, drivers are reporting.

H/t reader squodgy.

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