Saving the Monarch in the Bay Area


(E) I went this weekend to visit the Pacific Grove’s sanctuary for the Monarch. It was depressing to see so few butterflies. Please plant some milkweed in your garden this Spring.

Following are the 5 actions recommended by the Xerces Society to save the Monarch from extension – Western Monarch Call to Action:

Protect and manage California overwintering sites

  1. Restore breeding and migratory habitat in California
  2. Protect monarchs and their habitat from pesticides
  3. Protect, manage, and restore summer breeding and fall migration monarch habitat outside of California.
  4. Answer key research questions about how to best aid western monarch recovery



Note: The picture above is two Monarch from the Pacific Grove sanctuary.

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