Southern California storms expected to continue into next week, National Weather Service says
Southern California’s soggy week will continue on Friday with another rainstorm that is expected to stretch into the weekend, the National Weather Service said. A storm that is expected to drop about a quarter-inch of rain along the coast and up to three-quarters of an inch in the local mountains...
Sydney goes dark as global Earth Hour climate campaign kicks off
Earth Hour, which started in Australia in 2007, is set to be observed by millions of supporters in 187 countries, who will turn off their lights at 8.30pm local time in what organisers describe as the world's "largest grassroots movement for climate change".
New Data Leads French Scientists to Forecast a Silent Spring in 2018
(Beyond Pesticides, March 23, 2018) French scientists and ornithologists say parts of the country’s forests, streams, and bucolic landscapes could be completely devoid of birdsong this year, as the results of two recent studies show staggering declines in bird populations throughout the nation linked to the intensification of agricultural practices and pesticide use. The advent of so many signi...
Report Finds Regulators Failing to Protect Pollinators and Public Health by Ignoring “Inert” Ingredients in Pesticide Products
Science, Policy, and Advocacy at 36th National Pesticide Forum, Organic Neighborhoods: For healthy children, families, and ecol