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Western Monarch Count Declines

Jan 30, 2024

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  • Community Science
  • MJV Partnership News
  • Population Trends
  • Important Monarch News

Over 400 volunteers surveyed 256 overwintering sites this winter, tallying a total of 233,394 monarch butterflies across the western overwintering sites. Read More

IUCN Changes Migratory Monarch Status from Endangered to Vulnerable

Dec 11, 2023

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  • Community Science
  • Population Trends
  • Important Monarch News

The IUCN has changed the status of the migratory monarch. Learn about the reasons for this decision and the current status of the migratory monarch. Read More

The MJV Introduces the Monarch NECTAR Hub

Oct 10, 2023

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  • Community Science
  • Education News

Learn about the MJV's Monarch NECTAR Hub: Network of Education on Conservation, Training, and Research. Now offering public classes online at your own pace. Read More

Notes from the Field: First Week on Team Monarch by Clarissa Ortega

May 17, 2023

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  • Community Science
  • MJV Partnership News

Field Technician Intern Clarissa Ortega shares notes from her first weeks working with the Monarch Joint Venture and Environment for the Americas. Read More

What is AZA SAFE? A Look Inside Zoo and Aquarium Conservation for Monarchs

Apr 21, 2023

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  • Community Science
  • Conservation Stories
  • MJV Partnership News

The Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) flagship conservation program, Saving Animals From Extinction (SAFE), aims at doing just that by connecting accredited zoos, aquariums, and external partners to leverage their reach and solidify efforts in the name of protecting imperiled species. Read More