• Md. launches effort to save Monarch butterflies

    Researchers think the decline is due to a number of factors including logging in that forest, climate change, and a loss of food sources along the 3,000-mile migration route, which grant funds will help restore.

  • D.C. agency helps monarch population spread its wings

    WASHINGTON — Monarch butterflies, loved for their stunning beauty, are in serious trouble. But what happened Wednesday in D.C. is proof you can help them, even if you live smack dab in the middle of…

  • With climate change, Maryland state insect could be forced to move north

    Climate change has become synonymous with melting glaciers and blazing summer months, but there is one very small casualty of global warming that isn\’t front page news: butterflies.