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Action Alert: Florida's Natural Growers: Save Our Bees!
Animals  (tags: wildlife, bees, humans, ethics, endangered, environment, investigation, killing )

Jill
- 315 days ago - change.org
we urge Florida's Natural Growers to embrace a policy of real sustainability and ensure that its suppliers do not engage in toxic agricultural practices, including spraying harmful pesticides that are deadly to bees.
Bayer Sues European Commission for Saving Millions of Bees.
Animals  (tags: bees, pesticides, Bayer, European Commission, extinction, wildlife, environment )

Dawn
- 330 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Wow. Bayer has just sued the European Commission to overturn a ban on the pesticides that are killing millions of bees around the world. A huge public push won this landmark ban only months ago -- and we can't sit back and let Big Pesticide overturn it we
Scientists Discover What's Killing the Bees and It's Worse Than You Thought
Animals  (tags: Scientists, Killing, Bees, Study, Deaths, Results, Difficult )

Merissa
- 367 days ago - qz.com
A new study has pinpointed some of the probable causes of bee deaths and the rather scary results show that averting beemageddon will be much more difficult than previously thought.
Take Bee-Harming Pesticides Off the Market ACTION
Animals  (tags: pesticides, environment, protection, bees, ecosystems, destruction, habitatdestruction, crime )

Nancy
- 377 days ago - action.panna.org
In North America, honey bees pollinate nearly 95 kinds of fruits, from almonds to avocados, cranberries to apples. We rely on them for the food we eat every day. And they urgently need our help!
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
- 388 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
- 431 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
- 435 days ago - theweek.com
An estimated 90,000 land mines were planted in the country from 1991 to 1995
Help Build Momentum to Protect Bees! ACTION
Animals  (tags: pesticides, environment, protection, bees, ecosystems, destruction, habitatdestruction, crime )

Nancy
- 467 days ago - action.panna.org
Bees have been in the news quite a lot lately. Beekeepers are reporting record-breaking losses this year -- with 40% or more of their bees dying off -- and new studies continue to strengthen the case that pesticides are a key contributing factor.
Neonicotinoid Pesticides 'Damage Brains of Bees'
Animals  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 489 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Commonly used pesticides are damaging honey bee brains, studies suggest.
Tell Bayer to Stop Killing Bees ACTION
Animals  (tags: environment, protection, bees, ecosystems, destruction, habitatdestruction, crime )

Nancy
- 510 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
Bayer has paid for biased research that "proves" its chemical isn't a problem. But now independent scientists in Europe have discovered that Bayer's chemical is a high risk to bees.
Farmers' Lack of Bees Might Be Solved By Going Wild
Animals  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 513 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.
Action Alert: Tell Bayer It Needs to Pull Its Bee-Poisoning Pesticide Off the Market Now.
Animals  (tags: Bees, environment, habitat, humans, endangered, protection )

Jill
- 542 days ago - action.sumofus.org
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 )

Shaheen
- 663 days ago - bbc.co.uk
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 )

Nancy
- 716 days ago - care2.com
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 )

Cal
- 764 days ago - act.credoaction.com
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.

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