Extreme weather killed millions of monarch butterflies

Extreme weather in Mexico this year has killed an estimated 7 percent of the monarch butterfly population. The long-term survival of the butterfly may be threatened.

Deutsche Welle

Last updated on 29 August 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
American Samoa (USA)
European Union
Mexico
Region: 
North America
South & Central America & The Caribbean
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Extreme weather
Species: 
Danaus plexippus