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Monarch Conservation Efforts of The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation

The Xerces Society has partnered with the NRCS and the Monarch Joint Venture to take on a variety of different monarch conservation projects in the U.S. We applaud all of their accomplishments!  Read More »

MJV Welcomes New Partner, Tallgrass Prairie Center

With their expertise in restoring native landscapes in the Midwest, the MJV has enlisted the Tallgrass Prairie Center as a partner to aid in the monarch conservation movement.  Read More »

Milkweed Seed Producer Symposium

In April 2013, Xerces staff convened a first of its kind, full day symposium on best management practices for large-scale milkweed seed production.  Read More »

Leaders agree on a working group to protect monarch butterflies. What can we do to help?

Leaders from Mexico, the United States and Canada agreed to create a working group to protect monarch butterflies at a meeting in Mexico in February.  Read More »

Monarch Habitat in Unlikely Places

Mary Rager, Plant Ecologist introduces Pollinator Partnership's recently published series of regional Monarch Habitat Development Manuals.  Read More »