Glyphosate (Roundup) Blamed for Monarch Butterfly Decline; Arsenic in Oregon Clams Consumption Advisory
Weedkiller (Glyphosate, Roundup) blamed for decline of monarch butterflies. The monarch population has declined 90 percent in the U.S., from 1 billion in 1996 to about 100 million today, according to the federal government.
Arsenic in Oregon clams triggers consumption advisory. Softshell clams along the entire Oregon coast contain elevated levels of arsenic, and clammers should permanently limit how many they eat, the Oregon Health Authority plans to announce July 15.