East Bay Pesticide Alert / Don't Spray California
do not compromise around health. We advocate NO use of pesticides.

Because our very lives depend on ridding the world of toxic pesticides.
And because a real community means we don't need to evacuate the chemically sensitive,
the old, the young, the immune system-compromised.

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Local Issues

Topics include:

Art by Kids Who Treasure Eucalyptus and Other Trees

Wildfire Programs Poisoning and Clearcutting the Hills (updated September 2013)

Wildfire Prevention Asssessment District - Oakland IPM Rollback

Caltrans

Vector Control and Mosquito Abatement (including West Nile Virus)

Spartina

 


Emergency Info

Pesticide Illness Reporting Form

 

Emergency Info

Are Government Insect Traps Even Safe?

Traps (2 pages) (pdf)

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Don't Hang 'em Here!!!
(color)
(black and white) (2 per page)   (4 per page)

SPECIAL EVENT: 
MONDAY, JUNE 22, 2009  7-10pm

URBAN GARDENS UNDER ATTACK 
IN BERKELEY?

DEFEND OUR LOCAL FOOD SOURCES!

1924 Cedar Street (at Bonita), in Berkeley

Pesticides

What's Wrong With Roundup?

Monsanto Saves 70 foot Tall, 400,000 pound Sculptures from 5 foot Weeds

What's Wrong with Permethrin (RAID and other bug sprays)?

What's Wrong with IPM?

Oakland's Pesticide "Ban" is a Sham!

Pesticide Illness Reporting Form

Pesticides and Your Constitutional Rights

What We Don't Know Can Hurt Us (Californians for Alternatives to Toxics)

Pesticide Poisoning Accounts

Overview Brochure

Alternatives

Sterile Soil Can't Grow Healthy Plants

Arcata - Playing Fields Without Pesticides

City of Arcata Ordinance (text)

City of Fairfax Ordinance

The total ban on the use of pesticides on the commons can be separated from the notification portion of the ordinance if a city wanted to do that.

To see some of the history behind the ordinance Fairfax adopted in 2001 visit safe2use

Links

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Pest of the Month

Light Brown Apple Moth

Gypsy Moth

Gypsy Moth in Ojai
MARCH 27, 2009: 
COURT ORDERS HOMES SPRAYED AGAINST RESIDENTS' WILL

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Contact us to get involved
You're needed!

beneficialbug@netzero.net

Glassy-winged Sharpshooter
and
Wine Country Issues


Click on image to see drift photos

What You Don't Know Could Hurt You - Toxic Pesticide Drift (Environmental Working Group)

Urban vs. Rural: A Myth Concocted to Divide and Conquer

Pesticides & Wine Grapes in Sonoma & Napa Counties: Time for a Change
(Californians for Alternatives to Toxics)

 

 

 

 


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updated 12/29/2013