UW Arboretum Joins the Monarch Joint Venture

Monarch on native prairie thistle

Monarch on native prairie thistle

The University of Wisconsin–Madison Arboretum has joined the nationwide conservation cooperative the Monarch Joint Venture (MJV).

The first arboretum to partner with the MJV, the UW Arboretum joins more than 70 other partner institutions dedicated to researching monarch butterflies, conserving their habitat, and educating about the charismatic insects.

Read the full UW News story by Eric Hamilton, January 17, 2018