Rights of Nature

STOP USING PESTICIDES: EPA Inaction Blamed as US Bees Suffer Second Highest Colony Losses on Record

Pesticides threatening the food supply. “It will take meaningful policy protection and rapid market change to reverse these unsustainable declines in honey bees and to protect the future of our food supply,” he added.” EPA Inaction Blamed as US Bees Suffer Second Highest Colony Losses on Record Bees are an integral part of California’s nearly …

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Action Alert: May 12, 13, or 14, 2021, the California Coastal Commission Making decision to allow helicopters to scatter poisonous bait to kill 8-10 owlsor not to permit the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to use helicopters to scatter 1.5 tons of c

Attention ocean lovers: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to use helicopters to scatter 1.5 tons of cereal bait onto the Southeast Farallon Island to try to kill eight to ten Burrowing Owls. See articles below for unintentional consequences using poison baits…..  https://youtu.be/2bEcyWaVgX0 On May 12, 13, or 14, 2021, the California Coastal Commission will decide …

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HCN: Study finds wildfire caused massive bird die-off

High Country News: Study finds wildfire caused massive bird die-off Research using crowdsourced data found a correlation with the birds’ deaths, nearby fires and toxic air. Joshua Rapp Learn This story originally appeared in Eos and is republished here as part of Covering Climate Now, a global journalism collaboration strengthening coverage of the climate story. After an abnormally large …

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Legal Planet: The Nondelegation Doctrine and Its Threat to Environmental Law

Legal Planet: The Nondelegation Doctrine and Its Threat to Environmental Law DAN FARBER MARCH 22, 2021 Here’s what the doctrine means and why it has suddenly become so significant. If you ask Supreme Court experts what keeps them up at night, the answer is likely to be the non-delegation doctrine. If you are among the 99.9% …

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