Landowner Assistance

NOTE : If you are building a home or plan on construction occurring in Wayne County,

please go to the URBAN SERVICES page for important information.

Pollinators & the Monarch Butterfly

Need Your Help!


Listed below are some wonderful documents in pdf form that have great information about pollinators and Monarch Butterflies... ENJOY!


Helpful website links about Monarchs - 1 page from Wayne SWCD

Flyer - Help us Help the Monarchs - Collect Milkweed - Sept.1-end Oct

Milkweed Pod Collection Brochure - by OPHI and Wayne SWCD with info

Differences between Dogbane, & Milkweed Types - Brochure-

Milkweeds & Monarchs - beautiful publication! - 11 pages by ODNR

Selecting Plants for Pollinators - 24 pages by Pollinator Partnership & NAPPC

Establishing Pollinator Meadows - 12 pages by Xerces Society

Milkweed Fact Sheet - 2 pages by Monarch Joint Venture

Mowing for Monarchs - 2 pages by Monarch Joint Venture

Gardening for Monarchs - 2 pages by Monarch Joint Venture

Great Lakes Plant List - 3 pages by Xerces Society

Backyard Conservation - A Wonderful Booklet with great ideas for your backyard!