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Say No to Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Release in the Florida Keys ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: ecosystems, habitat, wildlife, ge bugs, Oxitec, ge mosquitos, FDA, health, family, disease )

Nancy
- 779 days ago - change.org
It's the FDA's job to protect Americans, not expose us to insects bred in science labs that could have unknown effects on our ecosystems and public health. I know that if enough people sign my petition, the FDA will prioritize the needs of kids like mine
Please Sign: Say No to GMO Mosquitoes
Health & Wellness  (tags: Genectically engineered mosquitoes, experiment on humans and environment, without public consent, ecosystem disruption, unknown consequences, precautionary principle, Oxitec, ethics, wildlife, environment, protection, risks, prevention, disease, warning )

Susan
- 802 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Update on earlier petition. Oxitec, a UK-based company has been trying to conduct an open-air experiment with genetically modified mosquitoes in Key West. It may soon go ahead if it hasn't done so already. There must be an outcry to stop it at once!
   

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