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Cypriots Poison 40,000 Animals Yearly
Animals  (tags: dogs, pesticides, killing, poison, Cyprus, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, environment, pets, protection )

Cher
- 1912 days ago - iht.com
Environmentalists on Cyprus are urging the government to immediately ban the sale of pesticides, which they say were used to kill some 40,000 animals last year.
Restrictions Placed on Three Pesticides Deemed Harmful to Fish
Animals  (tags: pacific northwest, marine wildlife, sakmon, whales, orcas, pesticides, harmful to fish, restrictions, endangered, extinction, environment, habitat, humans, suffering, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1977 days ago - whale-museum.org
Federal fisheries biologists today, concluding that three pesticides used throughout the Willamette Valley harm imperiled salmon, ordered sharp new restrictions on use of the chemical compounds. The pesticides -- chloropyrifos, diazinon and malathion
Pesticides, Fertilizers Linked to Frog Decline
Animals  (tags: usa, wildlife, amphibians, frogs, dying, decline, fertilizers, pesticides, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, environment, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1997 days ago - dsc.discovery.com
A pesticide compound commonly used in the United States is linked to the growth of tiny parasites that sicken and kill frogs and also harms the amphibians' immune defenses against infection, according to a study published Thursday. The impact of this c
Lions, Hippos Poisoned in Famous Kenya Park
Animals  (tags: lions, hippos, poisoned, pesticides, Kenya, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, AnimalCruelty, habitat, protection, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, death, conservation )

Cher
- 2177 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Several hippopotamuses and at least four lions in Kenya's famed Masai Mara National Reserve have died after ingesting a powerful insecticide, conservationists say. The hippos ate grass contaminated by the pesticide, called carbofuran, and the lions
Pesticide Kills 5 Hippos
Animals  (tags: africa, wildanimals, wildlife, pesticides, endangered, extinction, protection, AnimalWelfare, killing )

Jacquelin
- 2180 days ago - news24.com
Nairobi - A Kenyan wildlife group demanded on Monday the banning of a highly toxic pesticide after five hippopotamuses died and four lions that fed on their bodies were paralysed. Traces of carbofuran, the toxic insecticide that is banned in the Europ
Pesticides Blamed for Killing Wildlife in Kenya
Animals  (tags: wildlife, conservation, pesticides, killing, Kenya, animals, AnimalWelfare, death, protection, environment, habitat, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2181 days ago - voanews.com
Wildlife conservationists in Kenya say that a toxic agricultural pesticide, increasingly used by nomadic people to poison animals threatening their herds, is decimating the country's diverse wildlife population and possibly affecting human health.
   

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