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

Jeanne
- 33 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?
Warning Signs: How Pesticides Harm the Young Brain
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, pesticides, childrens health, protection, healthconditions, healthconditions, humans, destruction, water, pollution )

Cal
- 38 days ago - truth-out.org
Over 1,000 chemicals registered to fight pests and pathogens are formulated into some 20,000 products. Most are for agricultural use, but a fifth are designed for nonagricultural applications--in homes and gardens, playgrounds, schools, offices and hospita
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell EPA's Leader: Step Up and Protect Bees
Environment  (tags: BEES, pesiticide, pesticides, EPA, protection, bees, die-offs, pollution, environment )

Cal
- 46 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Bees are dying off at unprecedented rates. While EPA has taken little action to protect bees from harmful pesticides, the agency's leader can step it up.
Tell USDA to Reject New GMO Corn and Soy Seed
Environment  (tags: GMOs, GMO, GE, pesticides, herbicide, genetically engineered crops, seeds, corn, soy, healthconditions, pollution, habitat, environment, world, habitatdestruction )

Julie
- 102 days ago - action.panna.org
USDA has taken a big step towards approving Dow's new herbicide-resistant seeds. These crops will lead to to widespread use of the hazardous chemical, destroying neighboring crops and creating unnecessary health risks to farmers and rural communities.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Endangered Species From Toxic Pesticides - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, PESTICIDES, pesticides, environment, pollution, nature, humans )

Cal
- 113 days ago - forcechange.com
According to conservationists, Chinese foresting could damage or destroy up to 15% of the giant panda's habitat. Over the last decade, demand for timber and paper has soared and forests cannot keep up with the orders.
TAKE ACTION NOW! HOME DEPOT AND LOWE'S: YOU MUST STOP SELLING BEE-KILLING PESTICIDES!
Environment  (tags: bees, pesticides, die-offs, environment, destruction, pollution, humans, protection, wildlife, animals, ecosystems, healthconditions, habitat )

Cal
- 131 days ago - credomobilize.com
I urge Home Depot and Lowe's to immediately remove neonicotinoid pesticides from your shelves and stop selling them at all of your stores.
Pesticide Ban to Protect Bees Enters Into Force
Environment  (tags: Bees, pesticides, eonicotinoids, EU ban, Bayer, Syngenta, protection, ecosystems, food chain threatened )

Angelika
- 140 days ago - dw.de
As of December 1, farmers in the European Union will no longer be able to make large-scale use of pesticides suspected of killing bee populations. But the busy honey-makers remain under threat.
Buy Organic Bananas, Save Crocodiles
Environment  (tags: food, organic, Sustainabililty, wildlife, pesticides, biospheres, ecosystems, ecosystems, environment, pollution, humans, destruction, conservation, animals )

Cal
- 183 days ago - ecowatch.com
Chemicals sprayed on bananas to control pests and disease are making their way into the bodies of the emaciated crocodiles who live near banana plantations in Costa Rica, says a new study that illustrates the environmental impact of pesticide use
Pesticides Killed Bees in Minnesota , Analysis Shows
Environment  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection, land mine detection, world )

Cal
- 194 days ago - mndaily.com
An investigation revealed pesticides are to blame for local bee deaths
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Bees and Other Pollinators
Environment  (tags: pesticides, wild bees, bees, activism, obama, banning pesticies, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 219 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Honey bees and other pollinators (e.g., butterflies, hummingbirds) are vanishing across the world at alarming rates. We can help save them by: stopping the use of pesticides planting pollinator-friendly gardens** (bird bat
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Use of Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection, land mine detection, world )

Cal
- 228 days ago - forcechange.com
Bees are a crucial player in the United States agricultural industry, pollinating as much as 70 percent or more of food sources. However, bees have been dying off at an alarming rate, and evidence suggests this may be partially due to certain pesticides
EPA's New Pesticide Label Fails to Fully Protect Honey Bees
Environment  (tags: pesticides, wild bees, bees, activism, obama, banning pesticies, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 247 days ago - ecowatch.com
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) new pesticide label for honey bee protection, announced Thursday, has been widely criticized by beekeepers and environmentalists as offering inadequate protection in the face of devastating bee decline.
Bill Seeks to Halt Bee-Killing Pesticides in U.S.
Environment  (tags: pesticides, wild bees, bees, activism, obama, banning pesticies, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 264 days ago - ipsnews.net
Two Congressional Democrats have co-sponsored new legislation called the Save America's Pollinators Act of 2013 to take emergency action to save the remaining bees in the U.S., and in turn, the U.S. food supply.
Why Don't The Bugs Bite Your Apples ? PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, pesticides, protection )

Cher
- 265 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
Workers in other sectors of industry are protected from hazardous chemicals, but not farmworkers. Let's restore their right to a healthy environment!
TAKE ACTION NOW! USA: Save the Bees
Environment  (tags: pesticides, wild bees, bees, activism, obama, banning pesticies, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 278 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Quietly, across the USA, millions of bees are dying, threatening our crops and food. A new bill this week could ban one group of deadly pesticides and save bees from annihilation, but only if Congress feels the sting of public opinion.
 

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