Share with Monarch Watch

We are always looking for monarch photos, videos, stories and more for use on our website, on our social media accounts, in our publications, and as a part of other promotional and educational items we distribute online and offline to promote monarch conservation and Monarch Watch.

For photos, we prefer the original image resolution and file size to give us the greatest flexibility in using them.

By using any method below to submit materials to Monarch Watch you affirm the following:

• With my submission, I allow Monarch Watch to distribute, display, remix, adapt, or build upon submitted materials in any medium or format for commercial or noncommercial use, in support of the program. I understand that I will not be compensated in exchange for the use of my materials.

• I certify that all submitted materials are my original work and if copyrighted I am the sole copyright owner. I also attest to have consent of anyone clearly depicted in images and agree to provide proof of consent upon request.

• I agree that Monarch Watch may use my email address to contact me about my submitted materials.


Please use any of the following methods to send us your photos, videos, stories, and more!

1. Main submission form

This is the form we prefer you use as it is the most comprehensive and allows you to provide complete information.

2. Quick uploader for photos and videos

Note that this method does not allow you to include contact or other information.

3. If you have issues using either of the tools above you may also email your submission to us at but please include everything we ask for on the main form by copying/pasting the information below into your email message (or use it as a guide).

Email address:
Do you want to be credited when we use your materials, when feasible?
Name as you would like it to appear in credit:
Description of materials or other comments (for photos and videos this should include an approximate date of capture and location):

Thank you for your interest in sharing with us!


If you enjoy the various educational, conservation, and research programs Monarch Watch offers throughout the year, please consider making a donation today - it's quick, easy, secure, and fully tax-deductible. You can even set up a recurring gift (monthly or annually) if you'd like. We rely on contributions from Monarch Watchers just like you to keep the program going - thank you for your continued support!


If you would rather mail in a donation or have questions, please visit Giving in Support of Monarch Watch.