Monarch Butterfly Fund Board members and partners will provide first-hand accounts of the return of monarchs to the Mexico wintering sites each year, and the people who study and work to save them in this Zoom webinar on
Jan 27, 2021 at 6:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada)
Ernest Williams, MBF Board Member and Professor of Biology Emeritus at Hamilton College will describe how the forest protects the overwintering monarchs. Alfonso Alonso, MBF Board Member and Conservation Biologist at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute will describe how monarchs are counted at the Mexico wintering sites. Guadalupe Del Rio, President of the conservation organization Alternare, will describe how her organization works with local communities on sustainable development and forest conservation. Hosted by MBF Board members, this webinar will be an interesting and hopeful (but realistic) account of an amazing insect and the people who care about them.
We hope to see you there!