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Old 07-27-2010, 10:39 AM   #1
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Default How Monarch Butterflies Fly Away Home

"How Monarch Butterflies Fly Away Home"
Science Daily, 7/26/2010

How monarch butterflies fly away home

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New research from the University of Guelph reveals that some North American monarchs born in the Midwest and Great Lakes fly directly east over the Appalachians and settle along the eastern seaboard. Previously, scientists believed that the majority of monarchs migrated north directly from the Gulf coast.
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Old 07-27-2010, 11:22 AM   #2
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Great article--thanks for sharing! I am going to use it in my Atlantic Audubon presentation tomorrow night.

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