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An Illinois River Almanac

Jason Haupt's Energy and Environment Blog
Monarch

A Better Choice

We have been hearing about how Monarch Butterflies are in trouble. The question is "what to do to help the Monarch's?" The common answer has been to plant more milkweed, but is this the best advice to give? Is the answer to the Monarch question much more complicated than just planting more milkweed? Monarch Butterflies are amazing creatures. I cannot think of any other creature that beg...

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