Homero Gómez González, Mexican Defender of Monarch Butterflies Found Dead

Homero Gómez González, Mexican Defender of Monarch Butterflies Found Dead

Former logger and defender of the region’s monarch butterfly was found floating in a well on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020. Homero Gómez González went missing on Jan. 13. His disappearance sent a shockwave through environmental conservationists’ communities in the U.S. and Mexico. Search teams were created by local authorities and the state district attorney launched […]

Monarch Butterflies Disappearing

Monarch Butterflies Disappearing

Monarch butterflies are disappearing all over North America, a massacre that is worrying the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, as almost a billion have disappeared since 1990. Farmers and homeowners all over the United States have been spraying herbicides on milkweed plants, essentially becoming responsible for the monarch butterfly’s massacre. By spraying the milkweed plant, […]