Illinois launches statewide plan to boost monarch butterfly population: ‘If enough people get on board, we can turn this thing around’

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In a 2014 petition to list the monarch butterfly under the Endangered Species Act, the number of monarchs was estimated at 35 million, down from 1 billion butterflies east of the Rockies less than 20 years earlier.

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October 23, 2020 at 05:09AM

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