Monarch Butterfly Update

Monarch season is over for the year.
You watched the baby caterpillars grow
and make their chrysalis
monarch chysalis
to start another generation of monarchs.
This year, I was able to tag 50 monarchs.
tagged monarch As we speak, volunteers in El Rosario, Mexico have begun the long process of collecting tagged butterflies.  Of the millions that are there, I know it’s a longshot that mine will be discovered.  But, in my mind, all 50 have made it and are basking in the mountain sun.  A list of recoveries will be posted around February or March of 2014.
We shall see!
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