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Take Action to Save the Bees ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, pesticides, bees, wildlife )

Cher
- 5 days ago - action.environmentaldefence.ca
The Ontario government's Pollinator Health Action Plan proposes to act on the strong scientific evidence that shows that neonicotinoid pesticides harm bees, other insects and ecosystems.
Extend the Ban on Neonicotinoid Pesticides to Save All Bees and Other Pollinating Insects
Environment  (tags: butterflies, bees, pollunators, defra, insects, pesticides, conservation )

Scooby
- 20 days ago - change.org
Two years is not nearly enough for this ban as this pesticide is active for up to 18 years in the soil. Farmers sowed their rape crops dressed with neonicotinoids last autumn and so these will grow this year, affecting the pollinating insects as normal
Demand the White House Protect Our Nations Bees
Environment  (tags: Bees, protection, pollunators, endangered, White House )

Scooby
- 21 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Over the summer, the White House released a Presidential Memorandum outlining efforts to protect the nation's vital pollinators.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell President Obama: Ban Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: pesticides, neocotinoids, die-offs, bees, protection, healthconditions, environment, wildlife, nature, conservation )

Cal
- 26 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Tell President Obama he needs to take strong and immediate action to save bees and ban bee-killing pesticides now!
Take Action: Save Bees From a Highly Toxic Pesticide PETITION
Environment  (tags: habitat, bees, pesticides, protection )

Anna
- 41 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
Tell the EPA to deny Dow AgroScience's application to expand the registration of the bee-killing pesticide sulfoxaflor now.
Success: Bee Killing Pesticides Restricted
Environment  (tags: Ontario, Canada, bees, killing, pesticides, restricted, petition, good news )

Scooby
- 58 days ago - forcechange.com
A new regulation passed in Ontario, Canada, restricts the use of toxic neonicotinoid pesticides, which have been linked to declining honeybee populations around the world. Ontario plans to decrease its neonicotinoid use by 80 percent by 2017.
URGENT: Deadline November 24. Tell EPA & USDA to Protect Bees!
Environment  (tags: bees, pollinators, conservation, endangered, ecosystems, destruction, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Julie
- 63 days ago - panna.org
The inter-agency Pollinator Health Task Force, announced over the summer by President Obama, is accepting public comments until November 24. Join us in calling for swift, meaningful action to protect bees -- particularly from the clear threat of pesticide
Ban Bee Killing Neonicotinoid Pesticides Submit Public Comment Before November 24 Deadline
Environment  (tags: bees, petition, Pollinator Health Task Force, Federal Government, food, pollinators )

Dandelion
- 69 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The federal government's response to this crisis has been totally inadequate but that could soon change. Now, for the first time, the Pollinator Health Task Force is accepting public comments on what it should do to protect bees and other pollinators.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Bee-Killing Insecticides
Environment  (tags: neonicontinoids, pesticides, die-offs, bees, pollution, healthconditions, protection, ecosystems, destruction, environment, animals )

Cal
- 86 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Neonicotinoids make up about 20 percent of the global pesticide market, yet they've been linked to hurting local ecosystems and harming honeybee colonies
Tiny Bugs Could Be the Key to Saving Honeybee Populations
Environment  (tags: Bees, Bee Colony Collapse, Agricultural Losses, Phage, Bacteria, American Foulbrood )

Brian
- 86 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
"Tiny bacteria devouring viruses could hold the key to saving the U.S. honeybee population from American foulbrood, a bacterial infection that attacks bee larvae, wiping out entire colonies and contributing significantly to worldwide agricultural losses."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Health Canada -- Reject Bayer's Risky New Pesticide to Bees
Environment  (tags: bees, pesticides, die-offs, protection, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, nature, government )

Cal
- 87 days ago - action.sumofus.org
If approved, this new pesticide will likely wreak further havoc on our bees -- which are already dying in record numbers. Last winter, almost 30 percent of Canada's bee colonies were devastated,
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Raise Levels of Deadly Pesticides - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: pesticides, Syngenta, protection, pollution, die-offs, bees, EPA )

Cal
- 124 days ago - forcechange.com
The Syngenta Crop Protection LLC, a large pesticide company, is petitioning the EPA to raise the legal tolerance level for a bee-killing pesticide by as much as 4,000%
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Bees From Monsanto's Chemicals and Crops - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: Monsanto, die-offs, pesticides, bees, pesticides in food and water, ecosystems, environment, destruction, politics, pollution, healthconditions, protection, wildlife, animals )

Cal
- 157 days ago - forcechange.com
Call on the Secretary to uphold a judge's recent decision to revoke Monsanto's permit to plant genetically modified soy across Mexico on the grounds that such crops pose a great threat to bees
TAKE ACTION NOW! Bayer's Bee-Killing Pesticides Are Killing Birds Too
Environment  (tags: peticides, die-offs, birds, bees, wildlife, pollution, healthconditions, environment, destruction, animals, humans )

Cal
- 173 days ago - action.sumofus.org
A terrifying new study has found that the exact same pesticides causing the massive global bee die-off are now killing birds as well.
Midwestern Waters Are Full of Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: neocotinoids, neonics, protection, die offs, bees, pollution, pesticides, destruction, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 179 days ago - motherjones.com
Neonics have shown up at significant levels in wetlands near treated farm fields in parts of the High Plains and in Canada, as wells as in rivers in ag-heavy areas of Georgia and California.
 

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