Regarding to Jim Clark of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency.

Migratory birds have transmitted the strain which has right now spread from Asia to European countries and some experts say it is likely to spread to the rest of the world. Many experts dread that H5N1 shall mutate sufficient to allow it to pass very easily from individual to individual, leading to a catastrophic pandemic as humans lack immunity to it potentially. To time at least 62 folks have passed away from bird flu within an outbreak which were only available in Southeast Asia in late 2003..Government will not pass weak legislation like this has been the case in other jurisdictions.’ To facilitate increased public participation in the province’s on-line consultation process the Society has generated a particular web-link at where associates of the public can provide their input by email, by contacting their neighborhood MLA or by signing up for the Pesticide Free of charge B.C. Facebook group. The Society can be hosting the Vancouver Premiere of ‘A Chemical Response’, a documentary that tells the tale of the Canadian motion to ban lawn and backyard pesticides on January 20, 2010 7:00pm at Park Theatre 3440 Cambie Street. A growing body of proof in published research from the World Health Company and US Environmental Protection Company on the carcinogenicity of pesticides factors to an increased risk of cancers to both adults and children: cancers that include leukemia, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, prostate, mind, and lung.