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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 3:08pm

Members of JCC’s sustainability committee and Earth Awareness Club collaborated to have a the milkweed patch on the campus grounds certified as a monarch butterfly waystation on MonarchWatch.org's national registry. 

monarch waystation sign

The conservation effort was undertaken to raise awareness about the status of the monarch butterfly. A monarch waystation provides resources necessary for monarchs to produce successive generations throughout their spring and summer breeding areas, culminating in migration each fall to Mexico and California.

 

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