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The Xerces Society’s Western Monarch Count: Mid-Season Update, December 2022 Date: 12/7/22 Western Monarch Thanksgiving Count surpasses 300,000 butterflies and counting While preliminary, more than 300,000* monarch butterflies have been reported across 183 overwintering sites in California for The Xerces …

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Expert contact: Emma Pelton, Senior Endangered Species Conservation Biologist and Western Monarch Lead, the Xerces Society; 503-212-0706; [email protected] Media contact: Deborah Seiler, Communications Director, the Xerces Society; 503-212-0550; [email protected]  Western monarchs rebound to final tally of nearly 250,000 butterflies PORTLAND, …

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By Isis Howard & Emma Pelton on January 24, 2022 Launched in 1997, the Xerces Society’s Western Monarch Thanksgiving Count celebrates its 25th year of community science with a surprising and remarkable outcome: 247,237 monarch butterflies observed across western overwintering …

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