butterflies http://wemu.org en Issues of the Environment: Butterfly Species in Washtenaw County http://wemu.org/post/issues-environment-butterfly-species-washtenaw-county <p>Today, we'll &nbsp;focuses on butterfly species in Washtenaw County. There are more than you might think, and these delicate creatures can be a good indicator as to the health of the local environment.</p><p>This week's guest&nbsp;is&nbsp;<span style="font-family: 'times new roman', 'new york', times, serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: normal;">John&nbsp;Swales, &nbsp;the North American Butterfly Association &nbsp;population survey coordinator for&nbsp;Washtenaw&nbsp;County and U-M Professor Emeritus of Linguistics. We'll be discussing his long-standing participation with the&nbsp;NABA&nbsp;butterfly counts, and what the surveys tell us about the status of different butterfly species in&nbsp;Washtenaw&nbsp;County.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 13:04:26 +0000 David Fair 33879 at http://wemu.org Issues of the Environment: Butterfly Species in Washtenaw County Fly, Butterflies! http://wemu.org/post/fly-butterflies <p><a href="http://www.sembabutterfly.com/" target="_blank">The Southeast Michigan Butterfly Association</a></p><p>This week, Clark talks to Brenda Dziedzic, co-founder and President of the Southeast Michigan Butterfly Association, about making your garden more attractive to butterflies.</p> Wed, 09 May 2012 13:43:36 +0000 Clark Smith 13617 at http://wemu.org Fly, Butterflies!