Scavenger Hunt Assignment:
How many different butterflies can you spot? Take some pictures, tag them with #pollinateCO, and post them to our Facebook page at Colorado Pollinator Month.
This week’s prize is a gift basket of soaps, lotions, and candles all made from honey bees.
This Week’s Reading: Butterflies of Colorado
Places to find butterflies:
Butterfly Pavilion in Westminster
Denver Botanic Gardens at York Street in Denver
Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield in Littleton
Hudson Gardens in Littleton
Gardens on Spring Creek in Fort Collins
Discover Museum Habitat Hero Garden in Fort Collins
Civic Green Park in Highlands Ranch
Take a nature hike
Visit your local flower gardens
Walk your yard and neighborhood
Take Action: Butterflies need plants for both nesting and food. If you would like to be a better supporter of butterflies, refer to the above link to learn what butterflies of Colorado need.