12/8 Could climate change restore the Karner Blue Butterfly to Minnesota?

Dec 9, 2015

Credit Photo by Jill Utrup

It's a tiny little butterfly; only about an inch wide.

So you may not have noticed that the Karner Blue Butterfly hasn't been seen in Minnesota in the last decade.

And while conversations about climate change rarely include good news ... the Minnesota DNR thinks perhaps climate change could increase the butterfly's habitat and bring it back to the state.