"What's New?" Archive

Jan 2013 - Dec 2013

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12/29/13 Monarch Waystation list updated on Butterfly Conservation page.
12/23/13 Monarch Waystation list updated on Butterfly Conservation page.
12/20/13 The IBBA 2013 Annual Meeting will be held on the IBBA Mailing List from Monday, January 6th to Monday, January 20th. Further details will be added to the Annual Meeting page when they are announced.
12/17/13 Balance Sheets and Profit & Loss reports for Sep, Oct & Nov, 2013 added to the Budget & Financial page.
12/17/13 Board meeting minutes for Sep, Oct & Nov, 2013 added to the Board Minutes page.
12/12/13 New page added for Butterfly Conservation involving IBBA members. This page includes a section on Monarch Watch's Monarch Waystation Program, in which several IBBA members are participating.
12/09/13

Oregon State/Xerces issue documents - added to Articles Archive.

12/08/13 Minor update/correction to Mailing List Policy (FAQ page) - updated to reflect new open list.
12/06/13

The 2014 Board Election has resulted in a 'slate', so a ballot is not required. See the election page for details.

11/26/13 IBBA was recently involved in a Make-A-Wish wedding.
Click here for more.
11/19/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference - Rose Franklin sent in her photos of San Antonio and the Riverwalk.
11/19/13 Mini Hibernating Box Ornaments & Milkweed Pinecone Angel - two fun projects for the holiday season. Supplied by Rick Mikula and now in the Ask a Mentor section.
11/18/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference - More conference photos, these were sent in by Kathy Marshburn.
11/17/13 Nominations are now invited for election to the 2014 Board of Directors. See the election page for details.
11/17/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference 
    - A nice collection of photos submitted by Connie Hodsdon.
11/12/13 Online Courses Coming Soon!
11/11/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference - The first photos and feedback have been posted.
11/10/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference - Our 2013 conference has now ended. Photos and feedback/reports will be posted on the conference page as they arrive.
10/30/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference
    - Conference Presentation details & presenter bio's added.
10/24/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference
    - Conference Presentation details & presenter bio's added.
    - New Gold Sponsor.
10/23/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference
    - Silent Auction Items and Instructions.
10/21/13 Todd Stout has been appointed Executive Director for the International Butterfly Breeders' Association.
10/18/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference
    - New Gold Sponsor.
10/17/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference - Agenda posted.
10/16/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference
    - Two new Gold Sponsors.
    - Conference Presentation details updated.
10/14/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference
    - New Bronze Sponsor.
10/11/13 "David Tutera Unveiled - Internet Bride"
    - David Tutera wedding TV show with butterfly release
      sponsored by IBBA and supported by IBBA members.
10/11/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference
    - Two new Gold Sponsors.
    - Conference Presentation details updated (Wayne Wehling).
09/19/13 Board Meeting Minutes for August added.

09/19/13 Balance Sheet and Profit & Loss reports for August added.
09/16/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference
    - New Gold Sponsor.
    - Conference Presentation details updated.
09/12/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference
    - New Platinum Sponsor.
    - Conference Presentation details updated.
    - Silent Auction donations list added.
09/10/13 Membership distribution maps have been updated to September 2013.
09/09/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference - Conference Sponsor added.
09/06/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference - Conference Sponsor added.
08/31/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference - conference speaker list updated.
08/26/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference - Conference Sponsors added.
08/22/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference - Registration details and the registration form are now available.
08/21/13 Board meeting minutes for June added.
(NB: there was no meeting in July.)
Balance Sheet and Profit & Loss report for June & July added.


08/15/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference Update - Silent Auction.
08/02/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference News Update.
07/16/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference: draft conference timetable added.
07/12/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference: hotel booking info is now available.
07/01/13 Board minutes for May added.
Balance Sheet and Profit & Loss report for May added.

05/23/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference: hotel info is now available. (Please note: the hotel is not yet ready to take reservations this far ahead.)
Board minutes for April added.
Balance Sheet and Profit & Loss report for April added.

05/08/13 State Agency List - contact details updated for Oregon.
IBBA Annual Budget for 2013 - Budget & Financial section.
Balance Sheet and Profit & Loss report for March added.
Board minutes for March added.



05/03/13 Membership Distribution Maps for May 2013 have been uploaded.
04/08/13 A new Sub-Committee for Legal Issues has been added to the Committees section of the Board & Officers page.
04/06/13 The archive files from the old IBBA Mailing List have been copied to the IBBA website archives.
03/31/13 The IBBA Mailing List has moved to Google Groups.
Board minutes for February added.
Balance Sheet and Profit & Loss report for February added.


03/10/13 Balance Sheet and Profit & Loss report for January added.
02/22/13 New in the Ask a Mentor section, Rain Gardens suggestions by Rick Mikula.
     "
Rain gardens are designed to collect rainwater and overflows allowing it to slowly filter through the roots of plants and soak back into the ground. This filtering action will replicate what would have occurred naturally had not we intervened in the first place". Rick's article suggests plants suitable for a rain garden.
02/20/13 2012 Annual Meeting page & Annual Report added to Website Archives
02/19/13 Board Meeting Minutes for January are now available in the Board Minutes section.
02/07/13 Butterfly Professionals Conference dates are now Nov. 7-10.
01/28/13

Announcing the "Butterfly Professionals Conference - A Celebration of 15 Years". This year, IBBA's 15th anniversary, our annual conference will be in San Antonio, Texas, Nov. 8-10.

01/27/13 Congratulations to Dale McClung, who has been awarded the IBBA's Lifetime Honorary Award for his services to the IBBA over many years. Dale's Lifetime Honorary Membership has been recorded on the Honorary Members page, and his Lifetime Honorary Award on the IBBA Special Awards page.
01/25/13 The IBBA Logo download page now has more size options available, suitable for websites and printing.
01/21/13 Officer posts and committees for 2013 have been announced. Details are on the Board and Officers page.
01/17/13 A bit of catching up... Annual Budget 2012 added (was approved at March 2012 BOD meeting)
01/16/13 A bit of catching up... Board Minutes for Feb 2012 added.
01/14/13 A bit of catching up... Annual Report for 2011 added to archives.
01/10/13 The origin of the American Indian Butterfly Legend has been added to the Poems & Release Readings page (with thanks to Rick Mikula.)
01/06/13 The Membership Distribution Maps have been updated
01/04/13 Correction to list of 2013 Board of Directors
01/01/13 The Board of Directors page has been updated for the 2013 board.


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