While San Antonio embraces Monarch butterfly mania and its status as the National Wildlife Federation’s first and only Monarch Champion city in the country, our neighbors to the south are considering allowing Mexico’s largest mining company with the country’s worst environmental record to reopen an old copper mine in the heart of the migrating insects’ ancestral roosting sites.
When San Antonio became the first Monarch Butterfly Champion City in December, people in the conservation community outside the city limits took notice.
Another independent San Antonio plant nursery heads to the compost pile this month. Schulz Nursery, which has been growing plants for San Antonio gardeners and landscapers for more than five decades and operating its retail nursery on Broadway since 2007, is going out of business this month.
If you haven’t visited the San Antonio Zoo in a while, this weekend’s Monarch Fest offers a good reason to do so.
Bexar County Commissioners’ Court reinforced San Antonio’s status as the only Monarch Butterfly Champion City in the country Tuesday by issuing a proclamation pledging to work alongside the city and its partners on the National Wildlife Federation’s (NWF) Mayor’s Monarch Pledge to increase pollinator habitat.
Nearly 35 people attended the second Monarch Butterfly Task Force meeting in Austin on Thursday, Dec.
Mayor Ivy Taylor signed the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) Mayor’s Monarch Pledge this week, making San Antonio the first city in the country to become a Monarch Champion in the national campaign to encourage mayors and local governments to increase Monarch butterfly and pollinator habitat.
If you like your protein tasty, abundant, local and free, bend over and pick up those native Texas pecans that dot the trail along the San Antonio River.
MASON, Texas – Adding a wind farm to its Lone Star energy portfolio in the scenic Texas Hill Country is proving to be much tougher than setting up shop on the high Texas plains for Enel Green Power North America.