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Pyrethroids

by Shelly Connor — last modified Apr 11, 2014 01:58 PM
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Information on daily exposure to pyrethroid chemicals read more...

Cockroach Prevention

by Ashley Chesser — last modified Mar 31, 2014 07:30 PM
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Did you know that the Northwest has at least five known cockroach types? Learn more about them and how to prevent them without chemicals. read more...

Beauty and the Bees

by Kim Leval — last modified Nov 26, 2013 12:13 PM
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A recap of Shanik Resaurant's recent fundraiser for pollinator protection. read more...

Federal Scientists Say EPA Should Look Closer at Pesticides

by Josh Vincent — last modified May 16, 2013 06:12 PM

The National Research Council recently issued a report recommending that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) do more to ensure that pesticides do not harm threatened and endangered fish and wildlife. read more...

Backwash: The New Old Attack on Clean Water

by Josh Vincent — last modified Apr 26, 2013 03:17 PM

Politicians from both camps are again attempting to eliminate permitting requirements for pesticide applications in or near waterways. read more...

Teresa DeAnda Receives Inaugural Community Hero Award

by Katie Kis — last modified Apr 19, 2013 01:09 PM
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NCAP's first ever Community Hero Award goes to Teresa DeAnda of California for her innovative and effective efforts to protect her community from pesticides. read more...

Residents Respond to Roadside Spraying

by Josh Vincent — last modified Sep 21, 2012 01:49 PM
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Momentum is building behind a campaign to stop spraying herbicides along roads in Jefferson County, WA. read more...

Tell DEQ: Protect Our Salmon Now!

by Josh Vincent — last modified Sep 13, 2012 06:48 PM
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Support a petition asking the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) to incorporate new pesticide restrictions into their water quality standards. read more...

Implications of the Minnesotan Ruling on Pesticide Drift

by emmeline — last modified Aug 08, 2012 02:15 PM

Organic farmers and consumers suffer a big setback when Minnesotan judges reverse a previous ruling that terms pesticide drift as trespass. read more...

House Farm Bill Seeks to Lift Crucial Environmental Safeguards

by Josh Vincent — last modified Jul 17, 2012 02:40 PM

Sections 10016 and 10017 of the House version of the farm bill would undermine longstanding safeguards designed to protect water, people, and wildlife from the impacts of pesticides. read more...