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Earth Challenge 2020: ask your monarch questions!

The Earth Day Initiative wants to know what research topics are important to YOU! Through Dec. 15, they are accepting suggestions for a major citizen science initiative they will unveil on Earth Day 2020.  Read More »

Monarch Conservation Partners Meeting Puts Planning into Action

The MJV/MAFWA Monarch Conservation Partners Meeting left partners with actionable take-home items, inspired by the breadth and depth of the conservation efforts described, and motivated by the commitment and energy for enacting monarch conservation.  Read More »

Three ways to get milkweed plugs for Spring 2019

The 2019 Monarch Watch Milkweed Market is open! Get your milkweed plug pre-orders in now for spring 2019.  Read More »

Give to Monarchs this #GivingTuesday!

Each year, we aim to raise at least $200,000 to fund monarch conservation projects through our partners. Our Giving Tuesday goal of $35,000 kicks off MJV’s annual campaign to raise these funds for education, science,and habitat for monarchs. Get involved!  Read More »

Hidden Habitats

Whether it is a rafter of wild turkeys parading a residential neighborhood, or a monarch chrysalis firmly attached to a golf cart, we’ve all had encounters with wildlife in an unusual environment. What can we do with these hidden habitats?  Read More »