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Action Alert: Tell Bayer It Needs to Pull Its Bee-Poisoning Pesticide Off the Market Now.
Animals  (tags: Bees, environment, habitat, humans, endangered, protection )

- 1026 days ago -
Bayer, the global chemical company, is manufacturing a chemical that new evidence shows is killing off bees. Without bees, our entire global food supply is in serious trouble.
French Beekeepers in Ribeauville Abuzz Over Blue Honey
Animals  (tags: Bees, endangered, environment )

- 1147 days ago -
Beekeepers in northeastern France have been alarmed to find their bees producing honey in unnatural shades of green and blue.
EPA, Stop Stalling & Protect Bees! ACTION LINK
Animals  (tags: bees, pollinators, pesticides, EPA, insects, toxins, environment )

- 1201 days ago -
Bees dying en masse? No big deal to EPA» Last March -- alongside partners and beekeepers, and with your support -- we filed an "emergency citizen petition" on behalf of bees.
TAKE ACTION NOW!Tell the EPA: Ban the Pesticide That's Killing Bees!
Animals  (tags: BEES, bees, EPA, pesticides, protection, endangered, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 1248 days ago -
In the next week, the EPA is expected to issue a decision on the pesticide Clothianidin -- which scientists believe is a major factor in the alarming decline in U.S honey bee populations, known as Colony Collapse Disorder.
Tell EPA to Protect Our Honey Bees From Pesticides ACTION
Animals  (tags: bees, pollinators, pesticides, EPA, insects, toxins, environment )

- 1251 days ago -
Honey bees and other insect pollinators are dying off at unprecedented rates and pesticides are a clear causal factor. This week and next, EPA is deciding just how "real" they think the pesticide threat to our pollinators is.
Monsanto Linked to Bee Plight
Animals  (tags: bees, honeybees, colony collapse disorder, monsanto, herbicide, pesticide, insecticide, GMO, corn, food safety, food labeling, pollination, crops, farms, poisoned food, toxic food, roundup, plants, insects, diabetes, saccharine, ag gag, cotton )

- 1267 days ago -
Research has shown that bee Colony Collapse Disorder is associated with Monsanto's neonicotinoid insecticides, as well as, exposure to the firm's genetically modified corn crops.
Help Save The Declining Bee Population
Animals  (tags: conservation, environment, endangered, bees )

- 1296 days ago -
Bee populations are rapidly declining throughout the world. What can you do? Adopt a bee to help support these essential pollinators.
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, protection, bees, Bayer, AnimalWelfare, humans )

- 1303 days ago -
Despite our massive petition delivery directly into the Bayer meeting, major shareholders voted to keep their bee-killing poisons. Let's keep up the pressure -- sign the petition and send to everyone.
Bees 'Self-Medicate' When Infected With Some Pathogens
Animals  (tags: bees, pathogens, infections, bees 'self-medicate', propolis, fungus, plant resins and wax, antifungal, antibacterial, Dr. Michael Simone-Finstrom, NC State U )

- 1333 days ago -
Research from North Carolina State University shows that honey bees "self-medicate" when their colony is infected with a harmful fungus, bringing in increased amounts of antifungal plant resins to ward off the pathogen.
Fears Raised Over Mitten Crabs' Threat to Cumbrian Wildlife
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, invasive species, bees, hornets, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment, AnimalWelfare )

- 1493 days ago -
Wildlife experts in Cumbria are raising awareness of the possible threat to native wildlife if Chinese mitten crabs establish a population in the county.
Invasion! Beware the Killer Hornet
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, invasive species, bees, hornets, AnimalWelfare )

- 1501 days ago -
This Asian menace is established in France and set to cross the Channel. British beekeepers have been placed on red alert by a government warning that the UK is about to be invaded by the Asian hornet - a species whose favourite food is the honey bee
GOOD NEWS! In Berlin, Bringing Bees Back to the Heart of the City
Animals  (tags: garden, green, greenliving, wildlife, wildanimals, Bees, beekeeping, society, habitat, environment, GoodNews, goodnews, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates )

- 1542 days ago -
In Germany's capital -- and in cities as diverse as Hong Kong and Chicago -- raising bees on rooftops and in small gardens has become increasingly popular, as urban beekeepers find they can reconnect with nature and maybe even make a profit.
O'Hare Airport Buzzing Over Honey Bees
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, bees, beekeeprs, us, wildlife, wildanimals, habitat, humans, environment, AnimalWelfare )

- 1559 days ago -
The sweet smell of success is in the air at O'Hare International Airport with an unusual collaboration aimed at giving honeybees and their keepers a second chance.
Can 'Super-Bees' Solve the World's Food Crisis?
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, bees, food crisis, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, AnimalWelfare )

- 1594 days ago -
The honeybees who pollinate our crops are disappearing, but researchers are trying to breed survivor insects to carry on
Honeybees 'Entomb' Hives to Protect Against Pesticides, Say Scientists
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, bees, nature, wildanimals, protection, environment )

- 1696 days ago -
By sealing up cells full of contaminated pollen, bees appear to be attempting to protect the rest of the hive

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