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Growing Deeper Show Notes

42: Butterflies of Nebraska

Young boy looking at butterfly through magnifying glass, several butterfly species on a Joe Pye flower.

Did you know Nebraska has over 200 species of butterfly? Hanna and Sarah compare which species they see the most in their urban vs rural yards and how to create nesting habitat. They also take a look at the species that migrate including Monarchs.

Join our iNaturalist bioblitz and see how many butterflies we can photograph through September 1st! Click the link to join in browser or search Butterfly Bioblitz! in the app.

Mail in dead butterflies and moths to USGS

Monarch Watch Tagging Kit

Nebraska Game & Parks Butterfly guide



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