The WIA 2015 report


29 authors representing many disciplines synthesized the scientific knowledge of the impacts (real and potential) of these systemic pesticides. The work has been published as eight peer reviewed scientific journal articles published as a special issue of the peer reviewed Springer scientific journal “Environmental Science and Pollution Research” volume 22, issue 1, January 2015:

The complete WIA study is also available as a single report containing all 8 scientific papers.

IUCN Resolution WCC-2012-Res-137

IUCN Resolution WCC-2012-Res-137: Support for a comprehensive scientific review of the impact on global biodiversity of systemic pesticides by the joint task force of the IUCN Species Survival Commission (SSC) and the IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management (CEM), adopted by the Members’ Assembly of the IUCN in Jeju, Korea, in September 2012.


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Earth Focus





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Other Resources

Letter from US NGO’s to the EPA on neonicotinoid insecticides

Report of the European Academies’ Science Advisory Council, April 2015

Presentation from Dr Jean-Marc Bonmatin at Post-Neonicotinoid Symposium at  Festsaal der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin on the 1st December 2015