Researchers identify monarch butterfly birthplaces to help conserve species

University of Guelph researchers have pinpointed the North American birthplaces of migratory monarch butterflies that overwinter in Mexico, vital information that will help conserve the dwindling species.

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Last updated on 12 January 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Canada
Mexico
United States of America
Region: 
North America
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Species: 
Danaus plexippus