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LOWE'S: Stop Selling Bee-Killing Plants & Pesticides! - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Bees, save, killing bees, pesticides, plants, Lowes )

Marie
- 49 days ago - soe.salsalabs.com
Testing has found bee-killing pesticides in more than half of the "bee-friendly" home garden plants sold at stores like Home Depot and Lowe's - with no warning to consumers.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Endangered Butterflies - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, pesticides, environment, protection )

Cal
- 114 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
Ban Bee Killing Pesticides From Home Improvement Chain - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Bees, killing, pesticides, home improvement, ban, animals )

Marie
- 125 days ago - forcechange.com
Home Depot is one of the largest retailers of neonicotinoid pesticides, which are killing bees at an alarming rate. Not only are these deaths cruel and unnecessary, but they also threaten our food supply.
Point Pelee National Park Cancels Monarch Butterfly Count
Animals  (tags: Butterflies, conservation, habitat loss, Monarch butterfly, pesticides )

Julie
- 206 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
- 208 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
- 229 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
Ban Tiger Killing Pesticide - ForceChange - PETITION - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Tigers, killing, chemicals, pesticides, petition, India, forcechange )

Marie
- 258 days ago - forcechange.com
Recently, poachers in India have been using a cheap chemical known as Carbofuran as a pesticide to kill tigers. Poachers use animal carcasses tainted with the chemical as bait for the tigers. It is believed that the tigers die within an hour.
Take Bee-Harming Pesticides Off the Market ACTION
Animals  (tags: pesticides, environment, protection, bees, ecosystems, destruction, habitatdestruction, crime )

Nancy
- 277 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
- 288 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
- 320 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
- 330 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
- 335 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
- 366 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
- 388 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
- 397 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."
 

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