WVWA has been raising monarchs from eggs found on our preserves, and will begin tagging migrating monarchs in the fall of 2017. Follow the link to learn more about the monarch lifecycle, migration and our tagging project.
Butterfly Checklist for WVWA Preserves
Checklist of the butterflies of WVWA based on surveys completed in 2014
Recommended field guides for butterfly and caterpillar ID, as well as good sources of natural history information on butterflies.
Top 10 nectar and top 10 host plants for your butterfly garden!