Contact Us

Michigan Butterfly Network Director
Ashley Anne Wick
Biological Research Director, Kalamazoo Nature Center
(269) 381-1574 x12

For information regarding trainings or field trips contact:

Michigan Butterfly Network Coordinator
Jennifer Tagett

Citizen Science Coordinator, Kalamazoo Nature Center

For information regarding butterfly identification contact:

Michigan Butterfly Network Coordinator
Ronda Spink
Butterfly Network Coordinator, Kalamazoo Nature Center


MiBN Documents:

Our protocol, datasheets, and other helpful resources can be found in our DropBox.


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Quick Links

Monitoring Data Sheet
Species List
Top 30 Species
Photo ID Sheets
Site Data Sheet
Protocol Cheat Sheet

News and updates in our region:

Michigan Entomological Society May 2015 Newsletter
West Michigan Butterfly Association - For butterfly news and counts in western Michigan!

Poweshiek Skipper Project
Butterflies and Moths of Kalamazoo County

See what other state-wide institutions are up to:

Illinois Butterfly Monitoring Network
Florida Butterfly Monitoring Network
Iowa Butterfly Monitoring Network  

Relevant Organizations, Societies & Clubs:

The Lepidopterist Society
Xerces Society
Monarch Joint Venture
Wild Ones

Butterflies of Canada

Useful Blogs and Field Guides:

The Roused Bear

Bees of the Great Lakes

Information on careers in entomology and environmental science:

How to become an entomologist

Top Environmental Science Careers
Degrees and Careers

Submit photos for online ID:

Bug Guide

Info on specific families & species:

Vanessa butterflies