Monarchs Fight for Their Lives

monarch butterflies on migration (photo by C. Robertson)

Did you notice how few monarchs passed through this fall? Yesterday, the New York Times posted an editorial about the plight of monarch conservation. The problem is as complicated and multifaceted as their incredible life cycle. But issues on both the Mexican wintering grounds and the North American breeding grounds are at fault. What can the average citizen do up here in the north? Try planting milkweed in your yard!!

Read more at the NY Times…

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