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Sunday’s “Monarchs and Music” butterfly fair to highlight pollinators in Crystal Lake, McHenry County

Park District and other local organizations have been working hard to create habitats for endangered butterflies, district naturalist says

The eighth annual "Monarchs and Music" festival will take place Sunday, August 14, 2022, at Main Beach in Crystal Lake, just weeks after the migrating pollinator species was declared endangered. In this photo, volunteers plant a pollinator "pocket" in front of the Park District's Nature Center in July.
The eighth annual "Monarchs and Music" festival will take place Sunday, August 14, 2022, at Main Beach in Crystal Lake, just weeks after the migrating pollinator species was declared endangered.