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Round 1 Comments Complete

by Josh Vincent — last modified Apr 06, 2011 03:32 PM

Comments on the Endangered Species Act Section 7 Consultation Draft Biological Opinion for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Registration of Pesticides Containing 2,4-D, Captan, Chlorthalonil, Diuron, Linuron, and Triclopyr BEE. Docket No. EPA-HQ-OPP-2008-0654 read more...

Is Triclosan a Wash?

by Josh Vincent — last modified Apr 01, 2011 01:50 PM

Information on the popular anti-bacterial agent, triclosan and the citizen petition to remove it from consumer products. read more...

Support Clean Water! Oppose HR 872

by Josh Vincent — last modified Mar 23, 2011 05:20 PM
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NRDC and Baykeeper's analysis of FIFRA vs. CWA, along with talking points for contacting your representatives in congress in opposition to HR 872. read more...

New Data Supports Stricter Restrictions on 2,4-D, Chlorothalonil, Diuron

by Josh Vincent — last modified Mar 18, 2011 04:42 PM
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An evaluation of the National Marine Fisheries Service's (NMFS) fourth Biological Opinion (BiOp) on pesticide risks to threatened and endangered Pacific salmon. Focusing on 2,4-D, diuron, linuron, triclopyr BEE, captan and chlorothalonil. read more...

Public Comments on Iodomethane Petition

by Josh Vincent — last modified Mar 17, 2011 05:49 PM
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Send comments to the EPA supporting a petition to ban the soil fumigant, iodomethane (methyl iodide). read more...

Cleaner Water from No-Spray Buffer Zones

by Josh Vincent — last modified Mar 10, 2011 01:03 PM
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A look at recent modeling that shows how no-spray buffers reduce pesticide contamination along waterways. read more...

Organic Farming Systems Webinar Series

by Josh Vincent — last modified Mar 09, 2011 12:18 PM
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Select presentations from the USDA ERS 2011 Organic Farming Systems Conference (March 16-18) will be viewable online. read more...

Idaho IPM Campaign Gathers Steam

by Josh Vincent — last modified Feb 18, 2011 07:38 PM
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An update from Kathryn Goldman, who is pushing for a county-wide IPM policy to eliminate pesticide uses in public places. read more...

Get the Facts on Endangered Salmon

by Josh Vincent — last modified Feb 18, 2011 02:45 PM
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NCAP and allies at Earthjustice and Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen’s Associations have put together a factsheet summarizing the case for new pesticide buffer zones protecting endangered salmon. read more...

Idaho Activists Seek Pesticide-free Places

by Josh Vincent — last modified Feb 15, 2011 12:59 PM

Citizens in Blaine County, Idaho meet with local government to discuss pesticide use in parks, schools and other public places. read more...