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We Need to Talk About the Butterflies

A troubling new study shows that hundreds of butterfly species are disappearing in the American West. Another recent report indicates that the number of monarchs that migrated to Mexico last year fell by more than a quarter from 2019. In each case, researchers say the climate crisis is driving the beloved pollinators' decline. Read on for more about the state of the butterfly, and learn what you can do to help.

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    Climate Change Is Killing Butterflies in the American West

    Climate Change Is Killing Butterflies in the American West

    Butterflies play essential role in pollinating wild plants and crops. Which makes a new study published in Science on Thursday such bad news. It …

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