Bees

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday announced restrictions on new or expanded uses of harmful neonicotinoid pesticides that may pose risks to honey bees and other pollinators, but environmental groups say the moratorium—while welcome—does not go far enough. A day after Portland, Oregon's city commission suspended the use of pesticides...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Nearly one in 10 European wild bee species is facing the threat of extinction,...
Jon Queally, staff writer
They speak for the bees. In a letter destined for President Obama on Thursday,...

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