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Monarchs in the News

female monarch butterfly
Kenneth Dwain Harrelson/Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and WCVE producer Steve Clark discuss the latest with the eastern and western populations of monarchs. They also note that a decision as to whether or not to afford them protection under the Endangered Species Act is coming this summer.

 

Photo: Female monarch butterfly,  Danaus plexippus (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae). Kenneth Dwain Harrelson/Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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