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Donors, Sponsors and Partners

Financial and in-kind support is essential to the success of the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area. We would like to thank the following organizations for helping us to continue Ann and Sandy's conservation legacy.

MD of FoothillsGovernment of Alberta

Alberta Conservation Association Land Stewardship Centre

Blakes LawyersPembina Pipelines

For more information on sponsorship opportunities, please email info@crossconservation.org or phone (403) 931-1042.

The Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area is a registered charity
(Revenue Canada # 89877-6331-RR0001)

area wildlife + plants

Western Tailed Blue
Everes amyntula

Habitat:  The butterfly can be found throughout Alberta and loves to live in poplar forests.

Description:  Males of the Western Tailed Blue are purplish blue on the inside of their wings while females are brown.  The undersides on both sexes’ wings are white.  On each hind wing protrudes a small tail and behind each tail is some yellowish spotting.

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