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In butterfly tagging, the monarch is king

‘Only the sixth generation travels,’ says wildlife biologist

August 24, 2013
By HANS MADSEN, hmadsen@messengernews.net , Messenger News

BRUSHY CREEK - Until Saturday afternoon, he was just one of hundreds of monarch butterflies living in the vicinity of Brushy Creek State Recreation Area, doing the things that butterflies do so well: Flutter about, look pretty and munch on plants such as milkweed.

 
 

 

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