Milkweed restoration, deforestation, reforestation and other issues surrounding the monarch butterfly and its habitat.
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More details here: http://www.xerces.org/wp-content/upload ... policy.pdf
The Monarch Watch ships caterpillars and chrysalids across both County and State lines to be raised and released (see Monarch Watch Store) which would appear to be a violation of the new Xerces Policy.
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The USDA/APHIS makes policy for the United States. Each state also has their own policy.http://www.aphis.usda.gov/plant_health/ ... _chart.pdf
Current decision chart for butterfly releases for each state.
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