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  • Agriculture exacts a price in the High Sierra

    Scientists think pesticides may be killing frogs in California’s Sierra Nevada

  • Did the BLM Spike New Mexico's ditches?

    Herbicide spread by BLM land managers on range near Malaga, N.M., has washed into the Black River, contaminating a diversion ditch and killing nearby farmers' crops and trees

  • Farm workers' kids exposed to pesticides

    An EPA report reveals that some children of Washington state farm workers show elevated levels of pesticide exposure.

  • Chemicals aren't the only answer

    The Northwest Coalition for Alternatives to Pesticides celebrates 20 years of activism with an anniversary conference.

  • A cheatgrass antidote - maybe

    The BLM's desire to use DuPont's pesticide Oust to kill a weed called cheatgrass provokes controversy.

  • Leonard Felix

    Leonard Felix, in his own words, defends the safety record of the pesticides he and others aerially spray.

  • What's not on the label

    The Northwest Coalition for Alternatives to Pesticides wins a lawsuit requiring the EPA to divulge the "inert ingredients" of six pesticides.

  • Too many pesticides

    The Northwest Coalition for Alternatives to Pesticides releases a report called "Toxic Water," showing that pesticides harm salmon.

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