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Monarchs returned in higher numbers for Thanksgiving count, but were then battered by winter storms. For immediate release January 31, 2023 Contacts: Emma Pelton, Senior Endangered Species Conservation Biologist and Western Monarch Lead, the Xerces Society; 503-212-0706; [email protected] Isis Howard, Endangered Species …

Western Monarch Count Tallies Over 330,000 Butterflies (Press Release) Read More »

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By Elizabeth E. Crone, professor and quantitative ecologist at the University of California Davis on 31. January 2023 A few weeks ago, a reporter asked me whether relatively high western monarch butterfly counts again this year mean that the population has recovered. …

The Current Status Of Western Monarch Butterflies, By The Numbers Read More »

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By Isis Howard and Emma Pelton on 31. January 2023 ### For the 26th year, community scientists grabbed their binoculars and ventured out to survey monarch butterflies for the Xerces Society’s Western Monarch Count. Surveying a total of 272 overwintering …

Western Monarch Thanksgiving Count Tallies Over 330,000 Butterflies Before Storms Batter Overwintering Sites Read More »

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