Are you naturally curious about the science behind the myths we explore? Here are more resources for taking a deeper dive into the conservation science behind EcoMyths.
- Decline of Monarch Butterflies Overwintering in Mexico: Is the Migratory Phenomenon at Risk? Lincoln Brower, et. al., Insect Conservation and Diversity, 2011
- Forest Surface Occupied by Monarch Butterfly Hibernation Colonies in December 2013, E. Rendon-Salinas & G. Tavera-Alonso, World Wildlife Fund-México, 2014
- Milkweed Loss in Agricultural Fields Because of Herbicide Use: Effect on the Monarch Butterfly Population, J.M. Pleasants & K. Oberhauser, Insect Conservation and Diversity, 2012
- Trends in Deforestation and Forest Degradation After a Decade of Monitoring in the Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve in Mexico, O.J. Vidal, et. al., Conservation Biology, 2013
- Impacts of Genetically Engineered Crops on Pesticide Use in the U.S. – The First Sixteen Years, Charles M. Benbrook, Environmental Sciences Europe, 2012