Posts Tagged: pesticides

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Safer Streams »

Defenders and our allies have chalked up another courtroom victory – this time, to protect endangered salmon and steelhead from five deadly pesticides in the Pacific Northwest.

Rat Poisons Killing Wildlife »

A “newer generation” of incredibly toxic rat poisons have been responsible for killing hundreds of owls and other wildlife in the United States, Canada and Europe, according to a host of studies on both continents.

Salmon v. Pesticides: A Losing Battle »

Defenders legal team is fighting to protect Pacific salmon and steelhead from toxic pesticides that end up in our waterways. It’s time for the EPA to follow expert recommendations and limit pesticide spraying and prevent runoff that continues to threaten sensitive aquatic wildlife.