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Honeybees are being poisoned. Scientists have linked a powerful class of pesticides called "neonics" to increases in bee die-offs

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Kit B. (276)
Thursday June 20, 2013, 7:45 pm

Thank you for taking action for bees!

Debbie G. (305)
Thursday June 20, 2013, 8:13 pm
Signed. Bees are so important to our food supply. Imagine a world with no fruits and vegetable and grains, and then no mean because they need to eat grain. Please help save the bees.

LMj Recovering Sunshine (144)
Thursday June 20, 2013, 9:53 pm

Esther Z. (96)
Thursday June 20, 2013, 10:49 pm
Noted and signed.Thanks, Candy.

Candy B. (26)
Thursday June 20, 2013, 10:59 pm
Signed & Tweeted, Thanks

Emma S. (238)
Friday June 21, 2013, 1:14 am
Done! Thanks, Candy.

Frans Badenhorst (573)
Friday June 21, 2013, 2:11 am
Thank you for taking action for bees! Increase your impact by telling your friends

Lynn D. (0)
Friday June 21, 2013, 3:33 am
Signed, thanks!

Phil Wood (188)
Friday June 21, 2013, 4:49 am
great to see actions like these- thanks!

Gloria picchetti (305)
Friday June 21, 2013, 5:30 am
Thank you for taking action for bees!

Past Member (0)
Friday June 21, 2013, 5:35 am
Signed and noted.

Fi T. (18)
Friday June 21, 2013, 6:01 am
Act now before it's too late

Past Member (0)
Friday June 21, 2013, 6:30 am
Thank you for taking action for bees!
Thanks Candy!

Judith Beaver (0)
Friday June 21, 2013, 7:58 am
we had 2 beehives that thrived the first year, and died by year 2.I can't say for sure that it was just pesticides, but it makes sense that something that kills bugs will also kill bees. They are quite necessary in propagation of our fruits and vegetables in order for them to become a healthy and abundant crop.

Nelson Baker (0)
Friday June 21, 2013, 3:21 pm

Christeen Anderson (655)
Friday June 21, 2013, 3:35 pm

Natasha Salgado (672)
Friday June 21, 2013, 10:55 pm
Signed-thx Candy

Kerrie G. (135)
Saturday June 22, 2013, 4:25 am
Signed and noted, thanks.

Past Member (0)
Saturday June 22, 2013, 6:36 am
I think giving bees status as an endangered species makes sense. We can't continue to have one-third to one half of bee colonies die off every year. When DDT destroyed the bald eagles ability to lay and hatch viable eggs, their addition to the endangered species list led to the elimination of DDT, another pesticide that destroyed the eco-systems which were exposed to it. If bees are declared endangered, then bye-bye to the neocontinoids which are at least partially responsible for the bee's disappearance.

Beverly M. (88)
Saturday June 22, 2013, 7:21 am
Noted and signed ~ Thank you Candy!

Ruth C. (265)
Saturday June 22, 2013, 12:33 pm

DaleLovesOttawa O. (198)
Saturday June 22, 2013, 8:59 pm
Bees are of the utmost important to the planet and environment.

Sergio Padilla (63)
Saturday June 29, 2013, 9:44 am
Thank you for taking action for bees! Increase your impact by telling your friends.
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