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New project to reward farmers with biodiversity habitat plans -
A new project in the Bride Valley in east Cork will reward participating farmers for wildlife on their farms. The 'Biodiversity Regeneration In a Dairying Environment' (BRIDE) project will provide participating farmers with farm habitat plans that ...

Native Knowledge: What Ecologists Are Learning from Indigenous People - Yale Environment 360

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“In doing so, they maintain 80 percent of the planet's biodiversity in, or adjacent to, 85 percent of the world's protected areas,” writes Gleb Raygorodetsky, a researcher with the POLIS Project on Ecological Governance at the University of Victoria ...

Planning For Mars: South Florida Students Talk Space Botany With ... - WLRN

As part of a project to find the best edible plants to grow in space, NASA has turned to South Florida students. High school and middle schoolers participating in the Fairchild Challenge educational competition are helping select food plants ...

Monarch Monitoring Project

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Results of weekly road censuses of Danaus plexippus, conducted every fall in Cape May, New Jersey, USA.

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Nocturnal Owl Monitoring Project

Information and photos from the Nocturnal Owl Monitoring Project.

Monarch Lab
United States

Research projects and information about the monarch butterfly and its yearly migration.

United States

Article discussing the spectacular flight of millions of individual butterflies to the wintering grounds of their ancestors.

Monarch Watch
United States

Dedicated to the study of the monarch butterfly and its yearly migration.

Monarch Watch
United States

Seeks to involve thousands of students and adults in a cooperative study of the monarch butterfly's fall migration.

United States

Project by David Munro on Dannaus plexippus, including its description, habitat, evolution and distribution.

VCS Monarch Observations
United States

Archive of reports made by students at Victoria Christian School in Texas. Includes photographs of monarchs and monarch larvae.

United States

Information on this migratory butterfly, its description, life history, distribution and threats.

Animal Facts: The Monarch Butterfly

Pictures, facts, and puzzles for the butterfly known as danaus plexippus.

Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary Foundation
United States

Works to provide financial and scientific support for preserving the natural balance and diversity of the Oyamel fir forests in Mexico that are the overwintering ground for Eastern North American monarch butterflies.