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To: San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, San Francisco Board of Supervisors, San Francisco Recreation and Park Commission, and San Francisco Recreation and Park Department

Stop the Wasteful Destruction of Forests and Habitats by San Francisco Natural Areas Program (NAP)

Reason for signing

  • I lived in San Francisco for about 50 years. While I love native plants, using herbicides to "restore" city parks borders on insane. The herbicides have recently been proven to be carcinogenic. They appear to want risk cancer in order to turn back the clock. The policy is also misguided. Are they next going to try to turn the Sunset Blvd. parkway, Lake Merced and Golden Gate Park back to sand dunes? The city bans smoking in many areas because of the cancer risk. It's inconsistent to then pro...