Monarch Tagging

Buena Vista County Conservation Park, Buena Vista County

Saturday, September 9, 2023

Join the naturalist to get up close and personal with monarch butterflies. Everyone will get an opportunity to tag a monarch.

Tagging monarchs is part of an ongoing research project with the University of Kansas to track migrating monarchs. We will also discuss the decline of monarch butterflies and what you can do to help!    

The Monarch Tagging program will be held Saturday, September 9th at 2:00 PM at Buena Vista County Conservation Park. We will meet at the North Area of Buena Vista County Conservation Park by the prairie area.

The North Area of the Park is located at 359 440th Street Peterson, IA 51047.

Registration is required by Friday, September 8th at 4 PM. Call the conservation office at 712 – 295 -7985 to register.  

For more information on this program, contact the Buena Vista County Conservation Board by calling 712-295-7985 or e-mailing Visit us online at our website, or on Facebook for more up-to-date information.

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Monarch Tagging


Saturday, September 9, 2023
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM


North Shelter Area ~ BV County Conservation Park
359 440th Street
Peterson, IA 51047
Call to register 712 -295-7985.
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