Save the Bees

This is important!

Me and the Bees

Sign the petition (deadline is Tuesday) to stop use of the pesticide that is purportedly one of the causes of vast numbers of honey bee deaths. The following is copied from credoaction.com:

Since 2006, U.S. honey bee populations have been in precipitous decline, with some estimates suggesting losses as high as 30% per year. While that’s terrible, the problem is far greater than just the loss of a species. Without bees, our food supply is in serious danger. Pollination by honey bees is key in cultivating the crops that produce a full one-third of our food.

A leaked memo suggests the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has ignored the science linking the pesticide clothianidin to the bee die-off.

Now the EPA is considering whether to renew approval of clothianidin. Submit a comment asking EPA to reject this dangers chemical that is killing honey bees – hurry, the comment period closes on…

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