butterflies

Microhabitats drive butterfly diversity

June 22, 2017

Butterflies’ wing patterns often signal to birds that they’re toxic, and other species of butterflies will sometimes display the same patterns to maximize the ...

Gone in an orange flash

April 5, 2016

During migrations, eastern monarch butterflies used to swoosh by in an orange blur, but an 84 percent decline in over a decade has caused the colorful flashes to be ...

FWS Grants to Help At-Risk Species

June 23, 2015

Bees and butterflies are among the many species benefiting from an annual grants program funded by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. FWS recently awarded $5.7 ...
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