March 21, 2019 ~ Los Feliz Ledger

As City Hall Looks to Purge Rats Some Hope to Ban Rat Poison

By Erin Hickey Pinheiro on February 28, 2019

Griffith Park mountain lion P-22 in 2014 (left) and in 2016, before and after recovering from a rodenticide-induced bout of mange. Photo: National Park Service.

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March 20, 2019 ~ EcoWatch

Rat Poison Linked to Several Deaths of San Francisco’s Iconic Parrots

Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill, San Francisco CA

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January 11, 2018 ~ LA Times

Rat poison from marijuana farms is harming federally threatened northern spotted owls, study finds

A northern spotted owl sits in a tree in the Deschutes National Forest near Camp Sherman, Ore.
(Don Ryan / Associated Press)

Editorial ~ December 22, 2017 ~ LA Times

The dangers of rat poison: You could kill Fido — or a mountain lion

LA Times 2017

“There are nontoxic ways to control vermin infestations that are just as effective as environmentally destructive poison bait, albeit more time-consuming.”

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June 20, 2017 ~ Santa Cruz Sentinel

Santa Cruz writer-turned-activist targets rat poison


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November 21, 2016 ~ The Mercury News

Mange has surfaced in bobcats roaming Santa Cruz County


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November 12, 2015 ~ LA Times

Rat poison is killing more than rats

P-34 waking up after being collared by National Park Service researchers in December of 2014. (National Park Service)

“California needs to examine more aggressive restrictions on pesticide use.

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January-February 2013 ~ Audubon Magazine

Poisons Used to Kill Rodents Have Safer Alternatives

Photo: Photograph by Stephen Dalton

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November 14, 2012 ~ Scientific American

Blood-Thinning Rat Poison Is Killing Birds, Too

Credit: Flickr/Pat Gaines

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