Weekly Wrap-up: August 23 - 29, 2019
Our best stories from around the web and social media each week.
Monarch butterflies only migrate during the day, so what do they do at night? Groups of butterflies ranging from a handful to hundreds will roost in trees to rest along their journey to Mexico! pic.twitter.com/OEBIGNNSqV— USFWS Midwest Region (@USFWSMidwest) August 24, 2019
Have you seen any loons lately? These birds prefer clean, clear waters where they can catch lots of fish! pic.twitter.com/h9SzU1aVih— USFWS Midwest Region (@USFWSMidwest) August 23, 2019
American badgers make up for their poor eyesight with an acute sense of smell & hearing. These nocturnal animals are most active from dusk to dawn, but you might catch a glimpse of one digging on a quiet stretch of prairie. pic.twitter.com/jOZRcwTuTP— USFWS Midwest Region (@USFWSMidwest) August 28, 2019
Back from the brink
The power of partnership has brought the running buffalo clover back from the brink of extinction. Learn more about the recovery and proposal to delist: https://t.co/UvgoukMWs2 pic.twitter.com/a6XxktflBu— USFWS Midwest Region (@USFWSMidwest) August 26, 2019