Seven yellow-faced bee species, Hawaii’s only native bees, have been added for protection under the Endangered Species Act. This is a first for bees in the United States.
Rusty Patched Bumble Bee, found in eastern and midwestern United States and Ontario, Canada – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) has delayed the effective date to March 21, 2017 for its January 11, 2017 Final Rule which determines endangered species status for the rusty patched bumble bee, “…[…]Read More »
Dow Agrosciences LLC, Makhteshim Agan of North America (ADAMA) and FMC Corp. have encouraged the Environmental Protection Agency to roll back the evaluations, as has the pesticide trade group CropLife America and other pesticide makers. Read moreRead More »