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Monarch butterflies at the Madison Audubon’s Goose Pond Sanctuary in Arlington. Photo: Arlene Koziol

Floating like Butterflies

Monarch populations have rebounded after years of decline.

“What we want,” says Oberhauser, “is for the monarch numbers we’ve been seeing this summer to be the long-term average and not…

The invasive

Heat Kills Invasive Jumping Worm Cocoons, Could Help Limit Spread

New Arboretum research shows that temperatures of about 100 degrees Fahrenheit kill the cocoons of invasive jumping worms. But this is just an early step – little remains known about…

UW Arboretum added to National Register of Historic Places

“The University of Wisconsin–Madison Arboretum, the birthplace of restoration ecology, is now listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

“The listing recognizes the Arboretum’s historic significance for pioneering developments…