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TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Endangered Butterflies - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, pesticides, environment, protection )

Cal
- 457 days ago - forcechange.com
Researchers have just identified British Columbia's most threatened butterfly as the Oregon branded Skipper. Pesticides that are known to kill insects and damage crops threaten the butterfly subspecies
Point Pelee National Park Cancels Monarch Butterfly Count
Animals  (tags: Butterflies, conservation, habitat loss, Monarch butterfly, pesticides )

Julie
- 550 days ago - cbc.ca
The southern tip of Canada is a critical stopover for migrating Monarch butterflies. Point Pelee National Park in Leamington, Ont., has cancelled its annual monarch butterfly count due to the lack of butterflies.
Global Love Of Bananas May Be Hurting Costa Rica's Crocodiles
Animals  (tags: pesticides, bananas, animals, animalwelfare, pollution, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, environment, humans )

Cal
- 552 days ago - npr.org
Each year, we eat more bananas than any other fruit. But banana growers use a lot of pesticides -- and those chemicals could be hurting wildlife. As a new study shows, the pesticides are ending up in the bodies of crocodiles living near banana farms in Co
Bayer Sues European Commission for Saving Millions of Bees.
Animals  (tags: bees, pesticides, Bayer, European Commission, extinction, wildlife, environment )

Dawn
- 573 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
Take Bee-Harming Pesticides Off the Market ACTION
Animals  (tags: pesticides, environment, protection, bees, ecosystems, destruction, habitatdestruction, crime )

Nancy
- 621 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
- 631 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.
Monarchs of Life
Animals  (tags: monarch butterflies, extinction, pesticides, sadness, humans, endangered, environment )

Tamara
- 664 days ago - truth-out.org
Have you ever been in Toluca, Mexico, to catch a glimpse of the monarch butterfly migration? I was, back in the mid '90s, to witness one of the most glorious and spectacular mysteries in the world we live in. It may very well be too late for you now, and
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
- 674 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
- 678 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
- 710 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
- 732 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Commonly used pesticides are damaging honey bee brains, studies suggest.
Ban Harmful Pesticides To Save Frogs - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: activism, wildanimals, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, frogs, pesticides, conservation, animaladvocates )

Jennifer
- 741 days ago - forcechange.com
"Harmful pesticides like Atrazine flow from croplands to rivers where these amphibians live and reproduce. Numerous scientific studies have shown that Atrazine causes cancer in laboratory mammals and developmental problems in amphibians and fish."
Farmers' Lack of Bees Might Be Solved By Going Wild
Animals  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 756 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.
EPA, Stop Stalling & Protect Bees! ACTION LINK
Animals  (tags: bees, pollinators, pesticides, EPA, insects, toxins, environment )

Nancy
- 960 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
- 1007 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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