Save the Monarch Butterfly
North American Monarch Butterflies are in trouble. Threats, including climate change, pesticides, and loss of milkweed habitat are having a devastating impact on their populations and the migration phenomenon. Unless we act now to help the Monarch, this amazing animal could disappear in our lifetime. Read more at Environmental Defense Fund and Friends of the Earth websites.
- Adopt a caterpillar - buy milkweed plant. You can get it just down from the Shala at Dana Point Nursery.
- Become a Butterfly Hero
- Plant native milkweed. Get your free seeds at www.saveourmonarchs.org
- Sign Sierra Club's petition to bestow the "endangered" title upon monarchs.
- Sign Friends of the Earth petition calling on the EPA and USDA to stop approving pesticide-resistant genetically engineered crops.
Thank you for joining in Pacific Ashtanga's effort to save the Monarchs!
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