7 Acres Of Bee, Butterfly Habitat Unveiled « WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Minneapolis-based company is giving some bugs a much-needed boost.

Xcel Energy is dedicating seven acres of land to monarch butterflies, honey bees and other pollinators.

Community leaders and students in Monticello planted milkweed and other nectar-producing plants Thursday near Xcel’s First Lake Substation.

Pollinators are important to the environ….

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