SAISD teacher Chéri Tondre and her students have converted a Bermuda grass-infested expanse into a Monarch butterfly and pollinator garden.
Environmental concerns are the principal threat to the Monarch butterfly’s ability to thrive.
This year’s festival examines the intersection of politics and pollinators while also including fun and educational events featuring Monarch butterflies.
When San Antonio became the first Monarch Butterfly Champion City in December, people in the conservation community outside the city limits took notice.
The Texas State Comptroller’s office awarded the University of Texas at San Antonio a $300,000 grant to study the Monarch butterfly this week.
Monarch butterflies left their forested roosts in Michoacán, Mexico, on March 24 in what appears to be their latest departure on record, citizen science organization Journey North reported last week.
Phil Hardberger Park is no longer the best kept secret in town.
In my day job at CPS Energy, the largest municipally owned electric and gas utility in the country, I look out my window onto the glorious San Antonio River Walk.
Last year about this time, we detailed a turf-to-bed conversion in the front yard of our rental house in the downtown Lavaca neighborhood of San Antonio.