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TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Bees From Deadly Pesticides - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: insecticides, bees, nature, healthconditions, environment, destruction, pollution, protection, wildlife )

- 633 days ago -
Since insecticides first became widely used nationwide in the mid-2000s, roughly one-third of the United States' honeybee colonies have collapsed each year.
Insecticide Alters Honey Bee Genes
Environment  (tags: destruction, conservation, nature, insecticides, killing, bees, weakening, study )

- 872 days ago -
Once upon a time all honey bees had to worry about were silly old bears. Now there may be some hard evidence that a new kind of insecticides called neonicotinoids could be weakening and killing bees.
Modern Insecticides' Devastating Effects
Environment  (tags: destruction, death, wildlife, ddt, insecticides, pollution, protection, humans, healthconditions, animals, ecosystems, world, nature )

- 1833 days ago -
Like DDT before it, a new class of insecticides known as neonicotinoids is believed to be causing drastic population declines in bird species. It is so effective at killing insects, that it has deprived birds of their basic food
Good News: The EPA Bans Carbofuran Residue on Food
Environment  (tags: carbofuran, insecticides, wildlife, toxins, EPA, children's health, bird kills )

- 2678 days ago -
Will wonders never cease? The Environmental Protection Agency has surprised both the insecticide's manufacturer, FMC, and conservationists by disallowing any carbofuran residue on food for human consumption. This is a major benefit for wildlife as well.

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