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  • The Butterfly Garden

    At the Chickasaw Cultural Center we are on a mission to save the Monarch butterfly!

    According to the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF), the Monarch population has significantly declined in the past 20 years. In that time, over 900 million Monarchs have vanished.

    The recent decline in monarch butterflies is due to a decrease in milkweed, the sole food source and home for Monarch caterpillars.
    In an effort to restore the Monarch population, the Chickasaw Cultural Center has created a Butterfly Garden filled with milkweed and other pollinator plants. Pollinator...