This is a fantastic infographic from GMEDED. The ispy project was created to raise awareness for Autism. 1 in 50 School aged children are diagnosed with Autism. These alarming number require action. www.ispywithmyGOOGLEeye.com
The outdated Worker Protection Standard meant to safeguard farmworkers but hasn’t been revised for more than 20 years. #pesticides #action Demand EPA strengthens the WPS by: 1) Providing more frequent pesticide safety training for farmworkers, 2) Ensuring that workers receive information about specific pesticides 3) Requiring safety precautions and protective equipment limiting farmworkers’ contact with pesticides 4) Requiring medical monitoring of workers who handle neurotoxic pesticides.
The Endangered Species Act is a remarkable success. A new Center for Biological Diversity analysis of 110 species finds that 90 percent are recovering on pace to meet recovery goals set by federal scientists.