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US review shows pesticides harm threatened salmon, whales

WASHINGTON --- Federal scientists have determined that a family of widely used pesticides poses a threat to dozens of endangered and threatened species, including Pacific salmon, Atlantic sturgeon and Puget Sound orcas. The National Marine Fisheries Service issued its new biological opinion on three organophosphate pesticides --- chlorpyrifos, diazinon and malathion --- after a yearslong court fight by environmental groups. At the urging of pesticide manufacturers, the Trump administration had sought a t

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