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The Case of the Missing Monarchs: Disappearing Population Raises Concerns

Animals  (tags: CLIMATE CHANGE, MONARCH BUTTERFLIES, endangered, environment, animals, animal welfare, protection )

- 1764 days ago -
Decrease in butterfly population traced to disappearing milkweed, Mexican forests

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Christeen A (371)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 4:39 pm
I planted milkweed this year for the first time.

pam w (139)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 6:03 pm
I'll be planting milkweed next year!

Alan Lambert (91)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 7:01 pm
When I was young we had a stand of milkweed that was full of Monarchs and I convinced my dad not to chop them down...

Robert Hardy (68)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 10:15 pm
Are we a part of evolution that will end this glorious creature?

Robert Hardy (68)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 10:16 pm
Are we a part of evolution that will end this glorious creature?

Barb Knight (1688)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 11:49 pm
I'll buy some milkweed and plant some on my porch. I will never give up hope for the Monarchs' survival!!

Frances Darcy (133)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 1:51 am

Past Member (0)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 2:54 am
Sadly noted.
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