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Since 2009, the Monarch Joint Venture has helped steer monarch conservation planning and implementation efforts on a broad scale by bringing together partners from across the United States, Mexico, and Canada in a unified effort to conserve the monarch migration. The MJV expertise has informed publications, films, and other media internationally.

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MJV in the Media

The MJV has been highlighted in the following media pieces:

Press Release: Monarch Butterfly Summit Boosts Collaborative Monarch Conservation

Jun 30, 2022


  • MJV press release

Monarch Joint Venture among key stakeholders convened by U.S. Department of the Interior and Senator Jeff Merkley; major investments announced Read More

Press Release: California Pollinator Coalition Reports Increasing Cooperation Among Ag, Conservation groups

Jun 20, 2022


  • PR Newswire

A year after coming together to help make the agricultural landscape more friendly to pollinators, the California Pollinator Coalition is gaining momentum. Read More

The Butterfly Effect: Local golf courses pitch in to save monarch butterflies by planting milkweed

May 13, 2022


  • Second Wave Media

Monarchs in the Rough, a program of MJV partner Audubon International, is taking off in Michigan Read More

The Monarch Joint Venture, in the Green Room

May 09, 2022


  • CTN Ann Arbor - The Green Room

MJV Science Coordinator Jennifer Thieme gives an overview of monarch conservation Read More

Will Piecemeal Approach to Monarch Butterfly Conservation Save the Species?

Mar 28, 2022


  • Stateline

State governments and private businesses are collaborating to protect habitat to keep the monarch off the endangered species list. Conservationists say a more comprehensive approach will be necessary to save the butterfly, whose population has dropped nearly 90% in the last 20 years. Read More