Fact Sheet: Protecting California’s Waters from Neonicotinoid Contamination
by Aimee Code, Sarah Hoyle, Scott Hoffman Black, and Emilie Blevins.
California’s waters are at risk from current uses of neonicotinoid insecticides. This fact sheet summarizes Xerces’ findings from our report, Neonicotinoids in California’s Surface Waters. It examines the risks to rivers and streams, as well as other ecosystems, and recommends that regulators take action now to address the issue in the state.