Op-Ed: The parallel struggles of human and monarch migration
Although the monarch population increased by 35% from December 2020 to December 2021, its numbers have been in steep decline for the last three decades. As a result, In July of 2022, the International Union for Conservation of Nature added the monarch butterfly to its red list of threatened species.
In this article published at The Los Angeles Times. Columba speaks about the culprits of the monarch butterfly decline and compares the struggles of humans and insects migrating across North America.
You can read the full article here.