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You can help bring back monarch butterflies (Credit: Tin Can Forest ) Usually, hundreds of millions of monarch butterflies, each weighing less than a paperclip, travel some 5,000 kilometres from Canada to Mexico—the longest insect migration on Earth. But monarchs are in deep trouble, and need urgent help. What's up with monarchs? Monarchs overwinter in Mexico. Last year, only 60 million turned up — the lowest since monitoring began in 1993. A study by WWF Mexico estimates that number has plunged again by almost half in winter 2014 — leading experts to suggest the monarch migration may disappear altogether . Threats include: Loss of native plants like milkweed Severe weather events Continued logging in Mexican forests Find out more here. What are some of the solutions? Remedies include: Increasing milkweed and native, pollinator-friendly species throughout the U.S. and Cana...

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