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Decline in Birds, Not Just Bees, Linked to Neonicotinoid Pesticides
Green Lifestyle  (tags: pesticides, greenliving, eco-friendly, neonicotinoids, organic, garden, environment, bees, birds, sustainable )

Michael
- 9 days ago - cbc.ca
It's not just the bees that are harmed by controversial crop pesticides called neonicotinoids - the birds are also disappearing in places where there are high concentrations of the pesticide in the environment, a new study suggests.
Ontario Looking to Restrict Use of Bee-Killing Pesticides
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, eco-friendly, green, bees, neonicotinoids, pesticides, organic, sustainable, farming )

Michael
- 16 days ago - cbc.ca
Ontario plans to consult with growers and agricultural representatives over the next few months to reduce or eliminate use of neonicotinoids - a class of chemicals implicated in the deaths of bees.
Shopper's Guide to Pesticides in Produce
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, pesticides, produce, protection )

Cher Away
- 23 days ago - livinggreenmag.com
Environmental Working Group believes that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has failed to tell Americans - as required under federal law - that they have a right to know about the risks of pesticide exposure and ways they can reduce pesticides
What Lowe's Doesn't Know: Neonicotinoids ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, protection, bees, pesticides )

Cher Away
- 28 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Take action below -- tell Lowe's and other U.S. garden retailers that if it's not good enough for bees, it's not good enough for us either.
Demand Major Retailers Stop Using Bee-Killing Pesticides ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, greenliving, bees, pesticides, protection )

Cher Away
- 46 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Demand home improvement stores stop selling plants treated with bee-killing pesticides
Protect BC's Bees From Neonicotinoid Pesticides ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, greenliving, protection, bees, pesticides )

Cher Away
- 53 days ago - wildernesscommittee.org
Neonicotinoid pesticides are widely used in BC and across Canada on a variety of fruit and vegetable crops, including blueberries and corn. These pesticides have been directly implicated in the deaths of tens of millions of honey bees across the country.
Save Bees From a Highly Toxic Pesticide ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, bees, pesticides, protection )

Cher Away
- 60 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
Help us ensure that sulfoxaflor does not become the final straw for bees. Take action now to save bees!
HELP SAVE BEES FROM TOXIC PESTICIDES!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, environment, pesticides )

Krista
- 64 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Chemical giants Dow and Syngenta have asked the Environmental Protection Agency to authorize the expanded use of two highly toxic pesticides that could have deadly consequences for bees. Tell the EPA to just say NO!
Pesticides Definitively Named as the Cause of Vanishing Bee Populations
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, greenliving, bees, pesticides )

Cher Away
- 70 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Following the news that almond crops are killing thousands of bees in California, the Bulletin of Insectology released a report that names pesticides as the driving cause of these mass bee deaths. It has long been known that pesticides play a role in
The Almond and the Bee
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Bee, Bees, colony collapse disorder, CCD, Honey, Almonds, California, Pesticides, business, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, health, Sustainabililty, world )

Syd
- 95 days ago - sfgate.com
In describing the pollination of California almonds it's hard not to slip into superlatives: 80 percent of world almond production takes place in California, and almonds have become the country's most valuable horticultural export...
Sweeping Bans on Pesticide Use in France
Green Lifestyle  (tags: pesticides, chlorpyrifos, rat poison, children, food, environment, humans )

Nancy
- 153 days ago - panna.org
Scientist tell us that it's time for action to protect children from the longer term harms of low-level exposure to pesticides as well.
Bye Bye Bumblebee: Honeybees Aren't the Only Pollinators in Danger
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Bee, Bees, bumblebees, Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD), bayer crop sciences, syngenta, monsanto, round-up, pesticides, permaculture, food, ecosystems, environment, conservation, farming, sustainable, world, pollinators )

Syd
- 159 days ago - grist.org
The near disappearance of once-common bumblebees across the nation -- and in other parts of the world -- doesn't only jeopardize our food supply. It puts into question the future of nearly every single wild plant that blooms...
Take Action to SaveThe Bees ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, protection, bees, pesticides )

Cher Away
- 167 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
I therefore urge the Federal Minister of Health to immediately ban the use of these bee-harming neonicotinoid pesticides until such a time they are proven safe to bee populations.
Tell the EPA That You Support Stronger Pesticide Protections for Farm Workers PETITION!!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Farm Workers, Pesticides, environment, EPA, protection, healthconditions, humans, government, society, safety, law, humans )

Robert
- 171 days ago - action.ufw.org
Right now, the EPA is preparing to propose changes to the Worker Protection Standard (WPS), the rules intended to protect farm workers from the harms of pesticides. These rules are weak and unenforced -- and long overdue for an overhaul.
Save the Bees ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, bees, pesticides, protection )

Cher Away
- 209 days ago - sos-bees.org
A crucial first step toward saving the bees and agriculture is banning the use of bee-killing chemical pesticides.
 

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