North American Butterfly Association

Type: Organization
Name: North American Butterfly Association
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Volunteers Needed for Butterfly Count on Sandy Mush Game Land

Alexander, N.C., July 17 -- The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission issued the following news release:The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, along with the North American Butterfly Association (NABA), is conducting the fifth annual NABA Butterfly ... [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Fabiola Santiago: UM wrong in sale of fragile land

Florida has a fragile ecosystem in desperate need of conscientious stewards.From endangered animals and disappearing habitats to polluted rivers, drying springs and eroding beaches, our natural resources beg for appreciation, care and restorative act ... [Published Miami Herald - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Feds Demand Halt On Walmart Construction Because Of Bats, Plants

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services wrote a pointed letter to a Florida developer building a Walmart, requesting that all development stop because a few endangered plants and animals may or may not be living on the tract of land.The Miami Herald reported ... [Published Daily Caller - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

5th annual Butterfly Day

The New Jersey Meadowlands Commission will dedicate a day to the fluorescent winged creatures that are often seen fluttering throughout their park in Lyndhurst in the summer.The fifth annual Butterfly Day will be held on July 27 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. ... [Published New Jersey Online - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 2 reports

Rare Florida forest set to be leveled for a Walmart and Chik-fil-A

Pave paradise and put up a Walmart parking lot:One of the world’s rarest forests, a section of Miami-Dade County’s last intact tracts of endangered pine rockland, is getting a new resident: a Walmart.About 88 acres of rockland, a globally imperiled habitat ... [Published Daily Kos - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 2 reports

You know what this threatened Florida forest needs? A Walmart and a Chick-fil-A

Walmart is all about convenience, which is probably why the company is building its new Miami-Dade store on 125 acres of Florida’s dwindling pine rockland: There are currently about 2,900 acres of pine rockland left outside of the Everglades, and Walmart’s ... [Published Grist Magazine - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Join the 'Butterfly Quest'

The public is invited to take part in a butterfly count and learn how to identify the local butterfly species at the Cheyenne Bottoms 3rd Annual Butterfly Quest, beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 19 at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center.Participants ... [Published Great Bend Tribune - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 4 reports

Walmart Planned For Land With Rare Species In Miami-Dade

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A tract of land will soon be developed in Miami-Dade County, but some people are concerned that the new Walmart slated for it will lead to a major ecosystem disruption.The land is 88 acres of endangered pine rockland and has been considered ... [Published CBS Miami - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

The Awful Reason Why Florida Is Bulldozing One of the World’s Rarest Forests

The lush tropical canopies of pine rocklands only exist in South Florida, Cuba, and the Bahamas. But soon, the Sunshine State will lose some of its remaining tracts of the imperiled ecosystem in Miami-Dade County, expelling wildlife and rare flora to ... [Published TakePart - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Chase butterflies at Montour Preserve

WASHINGTONVILLE - All across the nation, volunteers are joining to count numbers and species of butterflies in designated locations. Why not volunteer with members of the local chapter of the North American Butterfly Association and help survey butterflies ... [Published Lock Haven Express - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Fontenelle Forest To Participate In North American Butterfly Count

Fontenelle Forest will once again participate in the 40th annual North American Butterfly Association's Butterfly Count. Butterfly species will be identified and counted on July 3 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the following locations: Neale Woods, Hummel ... [Published WOWT - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Wanted: butterfly hunters

Photo by Karen Johnson-NieuwendijkIt’s butterfly season again! Join Audubon Society of Rhode Island naturalists and other butterfly enthusiasts for the 11th annual North American Butterfly Association (NABA) Butterfly Count. Beginners are welcome on these ... [Published Sakonnet Times - Jun 27 2014]

Quotes

"Butterfly Day is the highlight of our summer programming and provides a great opportunity for families and people of all ages to come together to enjoy, learn about ... the many ways that they benefit the environment" said Marcia Karrow, Executive Director of the NJMC
...Our daughter Miriam, who came with us every year—from cradle to college—remarked the other day, "I can't remember the names of the places we stopped, but they all had wonderful butterflies, birds, snakes, and insects."
"And that was a big selling point. [UM was] not managing the land, and we had no way to get them to manage the land" Joyner said of the deal
"County officials say they... are hamstrung by an ordinance that allows them to require forest protection only when the land is developed" the paper reports...

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Walmart and Chik-Fil-A Want to Build on Endange... [Published Care2 - Jul 21 2014]
Volunteers Needed for Butterfly Count on Sandy ... [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 21 2014]
In Defense of Urban Wild Space in Miami [Published The Atlantic Cities - Jul 21 2014]
Fabiola Santiago: UM wrong in sale of fragile land [Published Miami Herald - Jul 19 2014]
Feds Demand Halt On Walmart Construction Becaus... [Published Daily Caller - Jul 18 2014]
The garden scene: Welcoming butterflies to your... [Published Sedalia Democrat - Jul 18 2014]
Feds: Stop Work On Walmart In Miami-Dade Land W... [Published CBS Miami - Jul 18 2014]
5th annual Butterfly Day [Published New Jersey Online - Jul 18 2014]
Feds ask developer to stop work on Walmart in r... [Published Miami Herald - Jul 17 2014]
Float Like a Butterfly [Published The Source Weekly - Jul 16 2014]
Rare Florida forest set to be leveled for a Wal... [Published Daily Kos - Jul 16 2014]
Rare Florida forest set to be leveled for a Wal... [Published Daily Kos - Jul 16 2014]
You know what this threatened Florida forest ne... [Published Grist Magazine - Jul 15 2014]
University of Miami sells forest land, soul to ... [Published Alligator Online - Jul 15 2014]
What's going on in Dallastown, Red Lion and eas... [Published York Daily Record - Jul 15 2014]
Join the 'Butterfly Quest' [Published Great Bend Tribune - Jul 14 2014]
Walmart Planned For Land With Rare Species In M... [Published CBS Miami - Jul 14 2014]
Florida Wal-Mart To Be Built in Endangered Spec... [Published Auto World News - Jul 14 2014]
Good Job University of Miami [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - Jul 14 2014]
Endangered South Florida forest to get its very... [Published Salon - Jul 14 2014]
The Awful Reason Why Florida Is Bulldozing One ... [Published TakePart - Jul 12 2014]
Walmart planned for endangered forest lands in ... [Published Miami Herald - Jul 12 2014]
Where have all the monarchs gone?: Counting but... [Published News Works - Jul 11 2014]
Meadowlands Commission to celebrate 'winged mar... [Published New Jersey Online - Jul 08 2014]
Annual Cape Cod Butterfly Count; Volunteers Nee... [Published Falmouth Enterprise - Jul 07 2014]
Chase butterflies at Montour Preserve [Published Lock Haven Express - Jul 05 2014]
Home & garden [Published The Intelligencer - Jul 02 2014]
Fontenelle Forest To Participate In North Ameri... [Published WOWT - Jul 01 2014]
The World Outdoors: Taking injured under their ... [Published London Free Press - Jun 28 2014]
Wanted: butterfly hunters [Published Sakonnet Times - Jun 27 2014]
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Rare Florida forest set to be leveled for a Wal... [Published Daily Kos - Jul 16 2014]
Pave paradise and put up a Walmart parking lot: One of the world’s rarest forests, a section of Miami-Dade County’s last intact tracts of endangered pine rockland, is getting a new resident: a Walmart. About 88 acres of rockland, a globally imperiled ...
Good Job University of Miami [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - Jul 14 2014]
The University of Miami for the win, if by win you mean destroying the planet: One of the world’s rarest forests, a section of Miami-Dade County’s last intact tracts of endangered pine rockland, is getting a new resident: a Walmart. About 88 acres ...
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