New Butterfly Species Discovered in Russua

Alexander Dantchenko, an entomologist at the Moscow State University, and Vladimir Lukhtanov, a biologist at the Zoological Institute in St. Petersburg, discovered a brand new butterfly species they are calling the South-Russian blue. This new species was found in the northern reaches of the Caucasus mountains in the south of Russia. What makes the South-Russian … Read more New Butterfly Species Discovered in Russua

Monarch Migration In Danger

The Commission for Environmental Cooperation, based in Montreal, is issuing warnings to Mexico, Canada and the United States about the dangers facing the annual Monarch butterfly migration. The CEC says an increase in herbicide and pesticide use is one of the reasons causing the monarch’s trip from Mexico to Canada to become more treacherous. The … Read more Monarch Migration In Danger