The Monarch Butterfly Habitat, located north of Treasure Island Park and adjacent to the Great Miami River, was developed on a five-acre land donated to the City of Troy in 2011 by Illinois Tool Works.
Along the half-mile walking trail are three benches and landscape stones donated by the Rotary Club, as well as informational signs and kiosks. This habitat provides a vital food source for pollinators, including monarch butterflies, which have been in severe decline due to loss of habitat, increased pesticide use, and other factors.
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