To help monarch butterfly, Mexico moves trees uphill

When monarch butterflies migrate to Mexico for the winter, they flock to oyamel fir trees which grow on mountainsides at altitudes of 10,000 feet. “These dense, dark-green conifers protect the monarchs from cold and rainy winter nights,” says Yale e360. With climate change, the firs are affected by hotter and drier conditions. “While U.S. biologists… » Read More

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