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Posts tagged monarch butterflies

May 16, 2017

 

Several bright orange butterflies cover tree leaves and branches while hibernating. Some of the bright green tree leaves are visible.

Avocados Vs. Butterflies

Increased demand for avocados in the United States affects Monarch butterflies.

August 12, 2009

 

Common milkweed with several insects

Want To Turn A Profit? Invest In Milkweed Crops

You may think milkweed is just a stubborn weed, but to some it's a valuable commodity.

September 27, 2003

 

Butterflies and Their Magnetic Compasses

Millions of monarch butterflies fly southwest from eastern Canada and the United States down to Mexico each autumn; then millions more fly back to the northeast in the spring.The one-way trip is as long as 2500 miles for some of these creatures.

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