Bee die off = Neonicotinoids

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I walk my dog in the park everyday, and the only bee I see is an occasional bubble bee / carpenter bee.

most likely cause is the US anti-precautionary principle when it comes to pesticides/ chemicals and GMO crops.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neonicotinoids

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Precautionary_principle

The precautionary principle is a moral and political principle which states that if an action or policy might cause severe or irreversible harm to the public, in the absence of a scientific consensus that harm would not ensue, the burden of proof falls on those who would advocate taking the action.

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