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Bumblebee Bummer: This Native Bee Is Facing Extinction
Animals  (tags: environment, habitat, habitat loss, agriculture, bumblebees, endangered, animals, animalwelfare, protection )

Cal
- 160 days ago - takepart.com
Environmental groups want endangered species protections for the rusty patched bumblebee.
5 Ways to Help Our Disappearing Bees
Animals  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection, land mine detection, world )

Cal
- 475 days ago - mnn.com
Colony collapse disorder is claiming many of North America and Europe's bees. But there are simple things you can do to help keep them buzzing.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save Honey Bees!
Animals  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection, land mine detection, world )

Cal
- 517 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In 2010, the United States alone lost a third of its total honey bee colonies for the fifth year in a row. Since 2006, the American bee population has plummeted from 4.5 million honey-producing hives to only 860,000 and falling.
Croatia's Land Mine-Detecting Honey Bees
Animals  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection, land mine detection, world )

Cal
- 522 days ago - theweek.com
An estimated 90,000 land mines were planted in the country from 1991 to 1995
Neonicotinoid Pesticides 'Damage Brains of Bees'
Animals  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 575 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Commonly used pesticides are damaging honey bee brains, studies suggest.
Farmers' Lack of Bees Might Be Solved By Going Wild
Animals  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 600 days ago - latimes.com
Wild bees pollinate orchards more efficiently than rented honeybees, and for no cost, a study finds. They may provide the solution to the mass die-off of the domesticated bees from disease.
Animal Rights, The Greens NSW: Animals Must Be Humanely Treated.
Animals  (tags: animal rights, end cruelty, agriculture, humane treatment, Greens NSW, Australia, Green Party, join, vote )

Brian
- 757 days ago - nsw.greens.org.au
"We are committed to ending all intensive agricultural practices involving livestock and we will ensure that consumers are well-informed about the processes involved in the products they buy - animals must be humanely treated."
Take Action on Badgers - Write to David Cameron
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, killing, badger cull, badgers, culling, bovine TB, agriculture, take action, David Cameron, England )

Pia
- 808 days ago - e-activist.com
Despite opposition and no scientific basis, the Coalition Government has decided to conduct a pilot cull of badgers in England this year in a misguided attempt to solve the bovine TB crisis. Please write to PM David Cameron to express your opposition.
Honey Bee Colony Collapse Disorder
Animals  (tags: Colony Collapse Disorder, bee, pollination, crops, farming, agriculture, pesticides, pollution, death, human overpopulation, overconsumption )

IE
- 927 days ago - loe.org
One of the world's most commonly used pesticides plays a role in the destruction of up to 90% of honeybee hives. A professor of environmental exposure biology at Harvard University conducted a series of field experiments using the pesticide Imidacloprid.
GOOD NEWS! UK--Fenland Farmers Boost for Wildlife and Farmland Birds
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, environment, agriculture, animals, protection, conservation, goodnews, humans, wildlife, habitat )

Cal
- 1018 days ago - edp24.co.uk
A pioneering group of farmers in Fenland has forged a large-scale conservation project to benefit wildlife and involve local communities.
Keystone Pipeline Politicians Threaten Animals
Animals  (tags: keystone pipeline, tar sands, animal life, wildlife conservation, animal welfare, animal law, dirty fuel, oil companies, TransCanada, America, Canada, North America, oil sands, America Heartland, pollution, Obama, farmland, agriculture )

Deb
- 1025 days ago - bellaonline.com
President Obama appears ambivalent towards the importance of sustaining animal life by giving the United States Congress the right to approve the Keystone expansion unless he immediately rejects the scheme.
Reforming Industrial Animal Agriculture ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, agriculture, protection, environment, humans )

Cher
- 1148 days ago - pewenvironment.org
Reforming industrial animal agriculture to help our environment, communities and health
Scientists Warn of Link Between Dangerous New Pathogen and Monsanto's Roundup
Animals  (tags: monsanto, roundup, cattle, soy, corn, fuel, gmos, GMO alfalfa, organic farming, abortion, livestock, agriculture, Monsanto Company, scientist )

M
- 1281 days ago - inteldaily.com
A plant pathologist recently warned the USDA of a new, self-replicating, micro-fungal virus-sized organism which may be causing spontaneous abortions in livestock, sudden death syndrome in Monsanto's Ro
Bee Parasite the Latest Threat to Hawaii's Honey Industry
Animals  (tags: animals, invasive species, bees, agriculture, environment, wildlife )

Cal
- 1630 days ago - hawaiinewsnow.com
The Hawaii Department of Agriculture said Tuesday that it has confirmed the presence of small hive beetles on the island of Hawaii.
Take Action: Please Urge President Elect Obama to Appoint a Secretary of Agriculture Who Really Cares for Animals
Animals  (tags: farm sanctuary, farm animals, animal welfare, agriculture, secretary, legislation, obama )

Simone
- 2152 days ago - action.farmsanctuary.org
Of all the animals in the United States facing cruelty and exploitation, those raised and slaughtered for food make up the vast majority. One of the most significant impacts President Elect Barack Obama can make for farm animals as he transitions to be
 

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