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September 22, 2018
March of the Monarchs: Bemidji holds second-annual Monarch Butterfly Festival
BEMIDJI—Butterflies were in short supply Saturday, but that didn't stop a few dozen Bemidjians from turning out to North Country Park to...
September 22, 2018 - 4:13pm
August 25, 2018
Gardener successfully attracts monarchs with milkweed
Q: I just had to report that after planting milkweed two years ago, it has successfully attracted at least three monarch caterpillars this summer....
August 25, 2018 - 6:54am
May 13, 2018
Local Audubon Society lands grant for native plant project
BEMIDJI—The Mississippi Headwaters Audubon Society was recently awarded a National Audubon Society grant to promote the planting of native...
May 13, 2018 - 3:05pm
January 22, 2018
Monarch butterfly migration was off this year. Researchers are worried.
Thanksgiving was right around the corner, and a sizable number of one of America's most famous migrants could be seen still sputtering south....
January 22, 2018 - 12:25pm
September 21, 2017
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
CASS LAKE—For the past six years, I have been on the hunt for the northwoods butterflies. The fun of the hunt is that you just don't know...
September 21, 2017 - 2:38pm
July 16, 2016
Butterfly researcher has visit from, what else? A rare butterfly
BEMIDJI—On June 22 Allison Barta, a butterfly researcher and teacher, had a special guest visit the gardens of her Leech Lake home. "I...
July 16, 2016 - 4:58pm
June 12, 2016
Bagley teacher to present research on butterflies across Minnesota
BEMIDJI—Allison Snopek Barta, science teacher at Bagley Junior and Senior High School, has been researching and collecting data about pollinator...
June 12, 2016 - 5:07am
September 23, 2014
‘Blazing’ a trail with this flower
Onen Markeson Beltrami County Master Gardeners For those who have an interest in either finding flowers that are very good for attracting butterflies in general (and Monarchs especially), or are interested in growing more flowers that are native to our general area, the Northern...
September 23, 2014 - 11:41pm
August 2, 2013
Butterfly count strong this season
NEVIS -- In July, wife Marlene and I completed our 21st season of Fourth of July butterfly counts in north-central Minnesota. Aided by a small...
August 2, 2013 - 11:02am
June 1, 2013
Allison Barta’s butterfly count nears completion
BEMIDJI — After spending more than 680 hours searching the terrain of Northern Minnesota for the 88 native butterflies in the Cass Lake...
June 1, 2013 - 10:00pm