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Protect Monarchs From Pesticides and GMOs PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: environment, pesticides, butterflies, health, GMO, food )

Jeanne
- 248 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
We all know that genetically engineered crops and the pesticides they promote can wreak havoc on our farms, food, and environment. But did you know they are also playing a big role in the rapid disappearance of monarchs?
19 Crops That Would Die Without Bees - Kitchen Daily
Environment  (tags: bees, bats, birds, butterflies, habitatdestruction, endangered, pollination, pollinate )

BarbCat
- 790 days ago - kitchendaily.com
Bees have been disappearing at an alarming rate and continue to vanish without a trace. Why should anyone care? Well, they matter a lot more than most people would think. With summer upon us, it's exciting to see the reemergence of some of our favorite
Save Monarch Butterflies ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, butterflies, wildlife, protection, habitat, destruction )

Cher
- 833 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A new study from researchers from the University of Minnesota and Iowa State University suggests that the increased use of genetically modified crops may be causing monarch butterfly population declines
The Beauty of Pollination (Video)
Environment  (tags: Wings of Life, humming birds, bees, butterflies, bats, flowers, nature, pollination, video )

BarbCat
- 957 days ago - care2.com
In this breathtaking clip from Louie Schwartzberg's film Wings of Life, we see the exquisite dance between hummingbirds, bees, butterflies, bats, and flowers that is pollination.
Climate Change Affecting Europe's Butterflies and Birds
Environment  (tags: environment, climate-change, globalwarming, endangered, biodiversity, butterflies, birds, biodiversity, animals, nature, habitat, ecosystems, destruction, conservation )

Cal
- 1050 days ago - mg.co.za
Fast-track warming in Europe is making butterflies and birds fall behind in moves to cooler habitats and prompting a worrying turnover in alpine plant species
Butterflies 'Facing Extinction'
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, environment, europe, butterflies, disappearing extinction )

Simone
- 1712 days ago - timesonline.co.uk
Almost a third of butterflies in Europe are in decline and one in ten is threatened with extinction, according to a new study. There is particular concern for the Large Blue, which is endangered throughout the continent. This butterfly disappeared
Butterflies, Beetles, and Dragonflies Declining in Europe
Environment  (tags: europe, butterflies, beetles, dragonflies, threatened, disappearing, habitat loss, destruction, humans, nature, environment )

Simone
- 1713 days ago - blogs.nationalgeographic.com
Habitat loss is having a serious impact on Europe's butterflies, beetles and dragonflies, the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) said today.
Rugged, Hilly Landscapes With a Variety of Habitats Are Important for Butterflies
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, butterflies, nature, protection )

Cher
- 1741 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Rugged, hilly landscapes with a range of different habitat types can help maintain more stable butterfly populations and thus aid their conservation, according to a new study. The research has implications for how we might design landscapes better to
California Butterflies See Big Declines From Eco Double Blow
Environment  (tags: environment, climate-change, habitat loss, butterflies, nature, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1764 days ago - ecoworldly.com
Climate change is making things rough for many vertebrate and invertebrate species. But add to this a steady loss of habitat, and many species just can't adapt successfully to the combined stresses.
Butterflies Struggling With Climate Change and Development
Environment  (tags: butterflies, threatened, humans, habitat development, conservation climate change, environment, destruction )

Simone
- 1769 days ago - mercurynews.com
It doesn't take much to send a butterfly fleeing. Just a several-degree rise in average temperatures over three decades led to a dive in the number of the colorful, fluttering insects thriving in the brisk environs of the high Sierra Nevada,
Butterflies Could Be Saved From Global Warming With Moves to Cooler Climes
Environment  (tags: insects, butterflies, climate-change, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 2101 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Studies have shown a massive decline in butterflies in the UK as the climate warms. Some species have been able to fly north but many are unable to make the journey because of distance or human development and are in danger of dying out.
Amazing Dog Helps Find and Save Endangered Species! [Photos, Video]
Environment  (tags: animal, animals, dog, dogs, conservation, science, environment, green, nature, pets, butterfly, butterflies, oregon, endangered species, plants, wildlife, nature conservancy, tnc, the nature conservancy, good news, habitat, protection, insects, cute )

Jonathon
- 2281 days ago - nature.org
Rogue, a 4-year-old Belgian sheepdog, helps The Nature Conservancy find rare plants in Oregon that provide shelter for an endangered butterfly. Check out the great video and photos! Why isn't *my* dog this smart?!
Sacramento Mountains Checkerspot Butterfly - Euphydryas Anicia Cloudcrofti
Environment  (tags: environment, wildlife, protection, nature, endangered, conservation, ecosystems, habitat, humans, destruction, butterflies )

Thunderr
- 2403 days ago - butterflyrecovery.org
The Sacramento Mountains checkerspot is found only in high mountain meadows near the town of Cloudcroft in the Sacramento Mountains,N.M.The species is threatened by road maintenance and construction,livestock grazing,invasive plants,climate change,pestic
'Record Year' for Butterfly Site
Environment  (tags: nature, butterflies, ants, interesting, environment, green, habitat, environment, habitat, nature )

Ginger
- 2468 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
A record number of rare large blue butterflies were counted at a key breeding site during 2007.
El Segundo Blue Butterfly - Pseudocopaeodes Eunus Obscurus - Federal Endangered Species
Environment  (tags: endangered, conservation, habitatdestruction, wildlife, butterflies, habitat, humans, environment, wildlife, endangered, extinction, society, endangered, extinction, forests, conservation, ecosystems, Sustainabililty, science, habitatdestruction, humans, h )

Thunderr
- 2495 days ago - butterflyrecovery.org
Named for the dune system that it inhabits,the El Segundo blue has found its home increasingly coveted by humans.One of the last populations lives adjacent to LAX in California.El Segundo blue is in the family Lycaenidae.The dorsal wing is blue,ventral is
 

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