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Take the Google Earth Tour of the Monarch Migration

Monarch Butterfly

One of the most well-known and recognizable butterflies, especially in North America, is the Monarch butterfly, and they’re not only beautiful, they are also incredible travelers that migrate long distances every year. The annual mass migrations of the Monarch, from eastern North America to central Mexico and from western North America to the California coast, are not quite as well known to people as their striking orange and black wings, but are no less stunning in their own right. The Monarch is the only butterfly that migrates both north and south, as birds do, and considering their delicate nature and… read more