Month: February 2016

Monarch Numbers Up in Mexico, But Still a Long Journey to Recovery

Favorable weather boosts Mexican overwintering population but numbers remain relatively low. PORTLAND, Ore., February 26, 2016 — The latest count of monarch butterflies overwintering in Mexico found that the population which will migrate to the United States rebounded again this

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Assessment of Western Monarch Butterfly Winter Population Completed

The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation, Portland, OR More monarchs reported in Northern California this year, but monarchs are not yet recovered PORTLAND, Ore., February 4, 2016 — Results from a survey of monarch butterfly overwintering sites in California show

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