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Livestream Lunch and Learn: Monarch Butterfly Conservation

April 15, 2020, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Co-sponsored by the Linda Hall Library and Kansas City Public Library. 

The Program:

The monarch butterfly is one of the most iconic species in North America and a central part of efforts to protect pollinators. Angie Babbit from KU’s Monarch Watch will share strategies researchers are using to better understand monarchs’ epic migration between Mexico and Canada and how the public can participate in efforts to preserve and protect the butterfly. 

The Speaker:

Angie Babbit received her master’s degree in biology from Emporia State University, and her bachelor’s in environmental studies from the University of Kansas. She began working for Monarch Watch in 2014 and handles much of the communications with the public about monarchs and milkweed. She is also a mother, photographer, printmaker and advocate for the tall grass prairie ecosystem.

The lecture is also available on the Library’s Facebook page.

Spring Science Matters Brown Bag Series


This program is funded by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.
Its content is solely the responsibility of the Linda Hall Library.

Further reading at the Linda Hall Library


April 15, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Ashley Carlson

Questions? Contact Eric Ward at 816.926.8753 for more information about these events.

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