Update on March 27, 2013
Proof that signing petitions DOES make a difference!
Bees are in big trouble- and this cause is proof that signing petitions DOES make a difference!
Next week the Environmental Audit Committee will report on the
evidence it has heard, including your dignature, about the effect insecticides are having upon insect decline.
The main focus was on neonicotinoid pesticides.
As well as hearing evidence from prominent UK charities and
scientists, the EAC received a written submission from the 'Bee The Change' http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201213/cmselect/cmenvaud/writev/668/m7.htm (mailto:?body=Bees%20are%20in%20big%20trouble-%20and%20this%20cause%20is%20proof%20that%20signing%20petitions%20DOES%20make%20a%20difference%21%20This%20Wednesday%20the%20Environmental%20Audit%20Committee%20will%20meet%20to%20hear%20evidence%20about%20the%20effect%20insecticides%20are%20having%20upon%20insect%20decline.%20The%20main%20focus%20will%20be%20on%20neonicotinoid%20pesticides.%20As%20well%20as%20hearing%20evidence%20from%20prominent%20UK%20charities%20and%20scientists%2C%20the%20EAC%20will%20be...%0A%0AInvite%20Friends%3A%0Ahttps%3A%2F%2Fwww.causes.com%2Fcauses%2F430648-bee-the-change%2Factions%2F1706661%3Frecruiter_id%3D21851030%26utm_campaign%3Dsharebar%26utm_medium%3Demail%26utm_source%3Dcauses&subject=Ben%20EJ%20Evans%20wants%20you%20to%20join%20a%20cause)
We will of course update members on the result of that inquiry and on implications for control of these chemicals.