Monarchs, bees and other pollinators are struggling for survival in a changing world of dwindling habitat, chemically intense farming practices and extreme weather events. The population of eastern monarchs butterflies has suffered dramatic declines in population and bees are experiencing colony collapse.
Learn more about the simple, easy things that can be done to help pollinators at an upcoming free program sponsored by the DuPage Monarch Project, River Prairie Group of the Sierra Club and Glen Ellyn Environmental Commission .
Plight of the Pollinator, presented by Andre Copeland, Interpretative Programs Manager of the Chicago Zoological Society at Brookfield Zoo.
Tuesday, Feb. 23rd, 7:00 pm Glen Ellyn Library. Registration is not required.