Karner Blue – A Butterfly Captivates Wisconsin
“ Instead of hearing, ‘ I don’t have that butterfly on
my property,’ I hear, ‘ How can I get some of that wild
lupine seed?’ ‘ You should see the lupine patch
I have going!’ or ‘...
Endangered species; Threatened species; Habitat restoration; Partnerships; Insects; Military
Each summer, as the military training activities at Fort McCoy reach their peak, the Karner blue butterfly (Lycaeides melissa samuelis), a federally listed endangered species, can be seen fluttering throughout its habitat alongside soldiers and...