The resolution states the commission supports a ban because the practice of releasing the insects at weddings and other celebrations can negatively impact the indigenous population and hamper conservation efforts.
“Many San Franciscans believe that butterflies are animals to be respected and valued as part of the city’s natural heritage and should not be used as decorations or for entertainment,” the resolution states.
Friday, December 6, 2013
San Francisco considers banning butterfly releases
Why would you want to live in a city that does this? I just don't understand why the people that are voted in over and over consider banning butterflies would remotely consider them a threat to the environment. How utterly, utterly stupid and idiotic.