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Imperiled Butterflies of South Florida Program Updates

Below is the latest on our Imperiled Butterflies of South Florida program. To find out more about the program, the species and the Butterfly Bunker laboratory click here: Imperiled Butterflies of South Florida

Category: butterfly conservation

Monarchs and South Florida, Learn About the Do's and Don'ts

People love Monarch Butterflies and all of the recent press about their decline in some regions has raised a lot of awareness and people wanting to take action. But, did you know the Monarch situation in South Florida is much different than the rest of North America and you can do more harm than good if you don't understand the situation? Learn more about what is appropriate to do to help M... Read More
Posted by Frank Ridgley at 08 March 2022

More atalas going to a new home!

We gave away 85 atala hairstreak pupae to Connect To Protect Network (CTPN) members Judge Scott Janowitz and his wife Yonah Janowitz. As members of the CTPN, who have at least 8 large coonties on their property and appropriate nectar sources, they were able to sign up and receive atala butterflies from Zoo Miami. The give-away is part of a program and collaboration with Fairchild Tropical ... Read More
Posted by Frank Ridgley at 03 November 2021

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