Wildlife, Wireless, Electromagnetic Fields and Environmental Effects

July 23, 2023

Albert M. Manville II PhD., is a retired senior wildlife biologist at the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and Senior Lecturer and Adjunct Professor at Johns Hopkins University. B. Blake Levitt is an award-winning medical/science journalist, author, and editor who has researched the biological effects of nonionizing radiation since the late 1970’s.

She has participated in congressional briefings and published numerous peer-reviewed articles in the field. Both are co-authors of a landmark three-part review, “Effects of non-ionizing electromagnetic fields on flora and fauna,” authored by B. Blake Levitt, National Association of Science Writers; Henry C. Lai, PhD., University of Washington professor emeritus and former Electromagnetic Biology and Medicine editor-in-chief; and Albert M. Manville II, PhD., retired senior wildlife biologist at the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, documents 1,200 studies indicating a myriad of harmful effects to wildlife even at very low exposure levels.

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The authors found that all animal species were affected. Daniel Favre, PhD., Wildlife Biologist, presented his research, “Mobile phone-induced honeybee worker piping.” https://link.springer.com/article/10…. Dr. Cornelia Waldmann-Selsam will present her study on the impact of radiofrequency radiation to trees along with an updated report on her latest research. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2…

Follow up report on trees at https://ehtrust.org/wp-content/upload… Erica Rosenberg, retired Assistant Chief of the Competition and Infrastructure Policy Division at the Federal Communications Commission will share highlights of her article Environmental Procedures at the FCC: A Case Study in Corporate Capture. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/1…

Devra Davis PhD., MPH, President of Environmental Health Trust Theodora Scarato, Executive Director of Environmental Health Trust, will give an update on the EHT et al. lawsuit against the FCC related to wildlife impacts and a summary of international policy.

Resources to Learn More Factsheet on wireless and wildlife with scientific resources https://ehtrust.org/wp-content/upload… Environmental groups taking action on 5G environmental Issues https://ehtrust.org/wp-content/upload…

ProPublica: How the FCC Shields Cellphone Companies From Safety Concerns by Peter Elkind https://www.propublica.org/article/fc…

Society of Environmental Journalists Journal: Is Wireless Technology an Environmental Health Risk? by Katie Alvord https://www.sej.org/publications/feat…

Santa Fe New Mexican, Report says wireless radiation may harm wildlife by Scott Wyland https://www.santafenewmexican.com/new…

Santa Clara Medical Association Magazine: Wireless Silent Spring by Dr. Cindy Russell https://ehtrust.org/wp-content/upload… Washington Spectator: Federal Court Instructs FCC to Review Electromagnetic Radiation Standards by Barbara Koeppel https://washingtonspectator.org/fcc-e… (PDF) https://ehtrust.org/wp-content/upload…

Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development: Environmental Procedures at the FCC: A Case Study in Corporate Capture by former FCC attorney Erica Rosenberg Environmental Health Trust: Wireless and Wildlife Factsheet https://ehtrust.org/wp-content/upload…

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