EPA missed eight deadlines on its registration review of neonicotinoid chemicals in 2016, leaving farmer and industry use of the chemicals in an uncomfortable waiting pattern.
These lawsuits center on whether, as the law requires, the agency properly consulted with other wildlife protection agencies before approving certain pesticides. The resolution of these suits awaits a pending judge’s ruling on the appropriate jurisdiction. View the lawsuitsRead More »
2016 was the “Second Warmest Year on Record for the U.S.,” according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Centers for Environmental Information which found that “… the average U.S. temperature in 2016 was 54.9 degrees F (2.9 degrees F above average) … This is the 20th consecutive[…]Read More »