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TAKE ACTION

Tell our government that it’s time to ban bee-killing pesticides. They want to hear from you!

BECOME INFORMED

Read about our initiatives, like Got Milkweed, and our articles about the plights of pollinators.

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Share your action and research through Facebook and Twitter. Thank you!

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Almost 90 per cent of the world's plants rely on pollinators like bees and butterflies for fertilization and reproduction, including over 70 per cent of the major crops that feed us — everything from apples, tomatoes, raspberries and peppers to chocolate, coffee and almonds.

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But pollinators are in trouble. Honeybee populations have been in serious decline. Canada's 800+ species of wild bees are experiencing similar problems. And species like monarch butterflies are at historic lows.

The good news: We can all play a part in bringing back the bees and butterflies!

Bees

TAKE ACTION: BAN NEONICS

TAKE ACTION: CREATE A BEE-FRIENDLY GARDEN



Butterflies

TAKE ACTION: SIGN THE MONARCH MANIFESTO

TAKE ACTION: GROW A BUTTERFLY-FRIENDLY GARDEN

TAKE ACTION: GET MILKWEED

http://www.davidsuzuki.org/issues/wildlife-habitat/projects/save-the-bees-and-butterflies/

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