Journey North’s Spring Monarch Butterfly Migration Monitoring

January 1st, 1997 - January 1st, 1997 | PROJECT

Participants track the Monarch Butterfly's spring migration by reporting their first sighting of an adult monarch butterfly. They also report the first spring sightings of milkweed, monarch butterfly eggs and/or caterpillars. The purpose of the study is to provide insight into the broad movement patterns and timing of monarch migration and possibly range expansion.

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Journey North, Author, Journey North


Audience: Elementary School Children (6-10) | General Public | Middle School Children (11-13) | Youth | Teen (up to 17)
Discipline: Life science
Resource Type: Project Descriptions
Environment Type: Community Outreach Programs | Public Programs