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  • U.S. WILDLIFE REFUGES TO ALLOW GM CROPS AND NEONIC INSECTICIDES

    https://www.peer.org/news/news-relea...ecticides.html
    WILDLIFE REFUGES TO ALLOW GM CROPS AND NEONIC INSECTICIDES

    Reversal of National Ban Threatens Pollinators and Other Wildlife in Their Refuges
    Posted on Aug 06, 2018 | Tags: FWS, GMO, insecticides



    Washington, DC The Trump administration has opened national wildlife refuges up to genetically modified crops and powerful pesticides, reversing a ban adopted under Obama, according to a U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (FWS) memo posted today by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER). In 2014, the agency had banned both GM crops and neonicotinoid pesticides throughout the entire National Wildlife Refuge System citing adverse effects on pollinators and non-target wildlife...
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