- to save our endangered pollinators through education and action.
Protect Our Pollinators is a proud Partner of the Pollinator Pathway Northeast and Hudson to Housatonic Regional Conservation Partnership.
The most commonly used herbicide,Roundup is wiping out milkweed and other wildflowers essential for native bee pollinators and butterflies including Monarchs.
Systemic pesticides called Neonicontinoids (Neo-nics) are lethal to bees and other pollinators.
Recent study shows additives in Roundup are toxic to bumblebees
Toxicity is attributed to unspecified additives in the formulation meant to enhance the effectiveness of the herbicide.
Government regulations do NOT require additives to be listed on product labels or the risks posed by using this product.
No admission of risks associated with using Roundup - Bayer is withdrawing product because of expensive lawsuits.
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Protect Our Pollinators
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- Continuous corridors of public and private lands -
providing healthy habitat for bees, butterflies, and
other beneficial insects that pollinate and/or control pests.
These habitat corridors also support birds and many wildlife species.