U.S. Department of Fish and Wildlife 

In order to determine the status of monarch butterflies, they are working with fellow collaborators to determine the factors leading to the decline in monarch population. 

Monarch Joint Venture
MonarchNet News, a citizen science newsletter produced by Monarch Joint Venture, will be published every other month and posted on the organization's website in the Resources section.

Xerces Society California Monarch Butterfly Conservation Campaign 
The goals of the program are to assess the current condition of overwintering sites in California, develop management guidelines for California’s overwintering groves, and review the laws regulating the management of these sites. See the 2016 Monarch Conservation Implementation Plan.

Monarch Lab
A program developed by scientists and educators at the University of Minnesota to provide a background for understanding the ecology, behavior, and evolution of monarch butterflies.

Monarch Watch
A comprehensive site dedicated to education, conservation, and research on Monarchs, lead by Chip Taylor.

Journey North
A site devoted to tracking the migrations of many wildlife species including the spring migration of the monarch butterfly.

The Monarch Program 
Monarch research based in Southern California.

Monarch Monitoring Project
A history of past monarch fall migrations at Cape May, New Jersey. 

The Ventana Wildlife Society
A nonprofit organization whose mission is to perpetuate plant and animal species native to the central coast of California through wildlife and habitat restoration, research and education.  


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