Sign Petition

Stop the Spraying of Pesticides in New Brunswick

55 Signatures Goal: 100

One of the main active ingredients used in pesticides is called Glyphosate and this chemical kills many types of plants and, even though it is frequently denied, can cause harm to animals and people. Glyphosate is currently being sprayed in nothern New Brunswick forests and between Moncton and Miramichi. Pesticides in the air are not controllable and may settle into waterways, homes, lawns, wooded areas, etc. Pesticides can distroy species and when this happens it reduces biodiversity Biodiversity is important because: "all living creatures are supported by the interactions among organisms and ecosystems. Loss of biodiversity makes ecosystems less stable, more vulnerable to extreme events, and weakens its natural cycles." AND "A biologically diverse natural environment provides humans with the necessities of life and forms the basis for the economy. Everything we buy and sell originates from the natural world. "

Sponsor

Whitney Callaghan is running a facebook group supporting the cause of stopping the spraying of pesticdes in New Brunswick forests.

Is there a cause you really care about? Start a free petition like this one and make a real difference.

1

Comment

55

Signatures

  • 1 week ago
    Darren Chris mcgrath Canada
    1 week ago
  • 1 week ago
    perry mcgrath Canada
    1 week ago
  • 1 week ago
    Sandra McGrath Canada
    1 week ago
  • 1 year ago
    Vivian Unger Canada
    1 year ago
  • 1 year ago
    Stuart Murray United States
    1 year ago
  • 4 years ago
    Nancy Chismar United States
    4 years ago
  • 4 years ago
    Genoveva M. Martinez United States
    4 years ago
  • 4 years ago
    Doris Canada
    4 years ago
  • 4 years ago
    lechat France
    4 years ago
  • 4 years ago
    Nancy Roussy Canada
    4 years ago
  • 5 years ago
    Richard Brown Canada
    5 years ago
  • 5 years ago
    Richard Brown Canada
    5 years ago
  • 8 years ago
    Cecil Cameron Canada
    8 years ago
  • 8 years ago
    Achla Canada
    8 years ago
  • 8 years ago
    Jane Desaulniers Canada
    8 years ago
See More