Showing posts from January 6, 2014

Pesticide 'Contaminating' Prairie Wetlands in Canada: Scientist

CBC News Researcher suggests pesticide may be linked to insect, bird declines. Details here. Please also read:   " Pollinator Protection - Europe Shows Us How It's Done"  (letter)

Concerns About A New Pesticide In Saskatchewan

CBC Radio - Regina University of Saskatchewan Biologist Christy Morrissey is raising some early flags about Neonicotinoids, a controversial family of pesticide used for crops like canola and wheat. She shares her findings with Sheila Coles of CBC Regina. Full story here.