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Of the more than one million species of animals in the world, 94 percent are invertebrates. The services they perform, Pollination, seed dispersal, food for wildlife, nutrient recycling, are critical to life on our planet. Indeed, without them whole ecosystems would collapse. But when decisions are made about environmental policy and land management, these vital and diverse creatures are often overlooked. The Xerces Society works to address this situation through advocacy, policy, education and outreach, applied research, and publications.

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attracting native pollinators book
Attracting Native Pollinators

Farming for Bees
Xerces in the Headlines

Monarch butterfly population makes a modest rebound

Monarch butterflies rebound slightly amid milkweed planting

Monarch butterfly count rises as conservationists warn of extinction

Protection sought for plummeting monarch butterfly population

Gardening to Help Monarch Butterflies? Plant Natives.

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