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Save the Border Butterfly Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: wildlife, insects, endangered species, sanctuaries, petitions )

Freya
- 41 days ago - act.democraticconservationalliance.com
Trump's border wall would be devastating for vulnerable wildlife. Now, the Butterfly Sanctuary is trying to fight Trump's plan for his ridiculous border wall.
Protect the Endangered Rusty Patched Bumble Bee
Animals  (tags: bees, insects, pollinators, threatened species, petitions )

Freya
- 73 days ago - act.nrdc.org
The rusty patched bumble bee has lost almost 90 percent of its range in the past 20 years because of habitat loss, climate change, pesticide use, and other threats.
Petition: It's Time to Ban the Pesticide That's Killing Birds and Bees
Animals  (tags: pesticide usage, harmful chemicals, bees, birds, insects, needless killings, animal welfare and rights, environmental concerns, biodiversity wildlife, prevention of further killings, stronger protection laws, ethical concerns, Respect for animals )


- 496 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A common pesticide isn't just having an effect on insects, but on migrating birds as well. A recent study has shown that birds exposed to neonicotinoids almost immediately lose their sense of direction and begin to lose weight. This backs up a 2014...
Tell Backyard Brains to Discontinue Cruel Robo Roach Toy! PETITION
Animals  (tags: insects, cruelty, suffering )

Anna
- 998 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Backyard Brains' "Robo Roach" toy encourages children to mutilate real roaches and control them with their phones like remote controlled cars.
Vanishing Act: Why Insects Are Declining and Why It Matters
Animals  (tags: climate-change, environment, endangered, insects, habitat loss, ecosystems, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, habitat )

AWAY AWHI
- 1016 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Insect populations are declining dramatically in many parts of the world, recent studies show. Researchers say various factors, from monoculture farming to habitat loss, are to blame for the plight of insects,
Tell the Department of Defense to STOP Hybrid Insect Research!
Animals  (tags: Insects, hybrid, research, petition, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 1377 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), a branch of the Department of Defense, is conducting research under a program called Hybrid Insect Microelectromechanical Systems.
It's a Bug's Life: New Macro Photos of Insects By Yudy Sauw
Animals  (tags: bugs, insects, photos, wonderful )

Giana
- 1702 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Wonderful photos.
Save Endangered Beetle From Extinction ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: insects, endangered, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1793 days ago - animalpetitions.org
The Salt Creek tiger beetle is one of the rarest insects in the world, inhabiting a tiny area within the state of Nebraska. In 2005, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) listed the beetle as endangered under the Endangered Species Act and has just
Ants Stay Clean By Squirting Antimicrobials From Their Butts
Animals  (tags: insects, ants, clean, squirting, antimicrobials, butts, interesting, research, study )

Giana
- 1943 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
Ants may not seem particularly germaphobic, since they live in bacteria-rich dirt and often eat decaying plants and animals. But some ants have evolved to be quite fastidious sanitizers, regularly bathing themselves in antimicrobial secretions.
Honeybee Parasite Found in Scotland
Animals  (tags: Animals, Biodiversity, Biology, Conservation, Ecology, Food, Insects, Natural resources, Pollinators, Sustainability, UK )

Judy
- 2250 days ago - planetearth.nerc.ac.uk
A parasite affecting honeybees has been spotted in Scotland for the first time, potentially posing a new threat to our battered bee population.
Biodiversity Faltering: 20% of Invertebrates Threatened With Extinction
Animals  (tags: biodiversity, endangered, protection, extinction, invertebrates, insects, animals, animaladvocates, environment )

AWAY AWHI
- 2423 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Twenty percent of invertebrates are at risk of extinction, according to a new report that looks at the 12,621 invertebrates assessed by the IUCN Red List
EPA, Stop Stalling & Protect Bees! ACTION LINK
Animals  (tags: bees, pollinators, pesticides, EPA, insects, toxins, environment )

Nancy
- 2442 days ago - care2.com
Bees dying en masse? No big deal to EPA» Last March -- alongside partners and beekeepers, and with your support -- we filed an "emergency citizen petition" on behalf of bees.
Tell EPA to Protect Our Honey Bees From Pesticides ACTION
Animals  (tags: bees, pollinators, pesticides, EPA, insects, toxins, environment )

Nancy
- 2492 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Honey bees and other insect pollinators are dying off at unprecedented rates and pesticides are a clear causal factor. This week and next, EPA is deciding just how "real" they think the pesticide threat to our pollinators is.
Monsanto Linked to Bee Plight
Animals  (tags: bees, honeybees, colony collapse disorder, monsanto, herbicide, pesticide, insecticide, GMO, corn, food safety, food labeling, pollination, crops, farms, poisoned food, toxic food, roundup, plants, insects, diabetes, saccharine, ag gag, cotton )

Deb
- 2508 days ago - bellaonline.com
Research has shown that bee Colony Collapse Disorder is associated with Monsanto's neonicotinoid insecticides, as well as, exposure to the firm's genetically modified corn crops.
Insect Males to Go Extinct?
Animals  (tags: interesting, insects, nature )

Jae
- 2802 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Are males necessary? Maybe not for long, at least in an insect species whose females have begun to develop sperm-producing clones of their fathers--inside their bodies.
 

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