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Chlorpyrifos Pesticide Harms Salmon and Orcas Government Report Says

January 9, 2018

After years of pressure from NCAP and other litigant partners and supporters, NOAA Fisheries Service has finally shared its Final Biological Opinion (nationwide) for three widely used insecticides. 

Washington Schools Urged to Reduce Pesticide Use with Integrated Pest Management Policy

February 17, 2015

Sen. Maralyn Chase (D-32nd District, Shoreline) introduced SB 6002, a bill to protect children from pesticide exposure in Washington schools.

EPA Finalizes Stronger Stream Buffers to Protect Imperiled Salmon from Pesticides

August 13, 2014

The Environmental Protection Agency today finalized an agreement to restore no-spray buffer zones around waterways to protect imperiled salmon and steelhead from five toxic pesticides.