Coalition of Illinois Agencies Unveil Illinois Monarch Conservation Action Plan

This week on Earth Day, a coalition of Illinois agencies revealed plans and unveiled a new pollinator habitat near the Illinois Department of Agriculture building at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. The purpose is to preserve Monarch butterflies.

Also, a groundbreaking ceremony was held for a new pollinator habitat at the Fairgrounds. Monarch butterflies are important because they help pollinate plants that produce fruit and important food that we consume.

For more details on the Illinois Monarch Project, go through the report available at

Jil Tracy

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