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Image. A Monarch butterfly in Mexico.

Millions of monarch butterflies flutter to the mountains in Mexico every October

The number of butterflies migrating to Mexico has been dropping sharply. Last winter, just 60 million butterflies arrived at their overwintering habitats, ...

A monarch butterfly is pictured as it sits on a Cempasuchil Marigold, a flower used during Mexico's Day of the Dead celebrations, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, ...

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Hundreds of millions of monarchs once spent the winter in Mexico. (PAT SULLIVAN/ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Monarchs resting on rocks

Monarch Migration

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Monarch butterflies migrate, Mexico

Monarch butterfly in the sky.

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A monarch butterfly is tagged with a tiny dot on its wing. (Beth Waterbury

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Many of us have heard of the Monarch Butterfly migration from Canada down to Mexico every year at the end of the summer, but few of us get to witness this ...

Monarch butterflies east of the Rockies typically start the journey in Canada and the upper Midwest, aiming for the Oyamel-fir forests in Mexico's ...

Image. The population of western monarch butterflies ...

FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2015, file photo, a guide holds


Monarch butterfly population up 144 percent at Mexico wintering grounds

cluster of monarch butterflies


More Butterflies Are Dying Everyday. This Is Why.

Monarch closeup

A Monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) is pictured at a butterfly farm in the Chapultepec Zoo in Mexico City on April 7, 2017. Millions of monarch ...

Alejandro Del Mazo, Mexico's commissioner for protected areas, said the monarchs clumped in trees covering about 2.48 hectares (6.12 acres) this winter.

monarch butterfly on a flower

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Monarch butterflies, © Yuval Helfman/Adobe

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A Monarch rests in on a leaf in the El Rosario sanctuary. On sunny days, the butterflies spread out across the reserve. Photo by Martha Pskowski.

The Monarch Butterfly Migration

The first monarch butterflies have arrived at their wintering grounds in the mountains of central Mexico

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Monarch Butterfly

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Monarch Butterfly

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A mosaic of orange and black, monarch butterflies appear delicate, but manage to migrate thousands of miles. Ellen Woods, courtesy of Anurag Agrawal

Researchers say monarch butterfly numbers are up in Mexico as millions arrive from the U.S. and Canada to settle for the winter.

Monarch butterfly population up in Mexico, down in California

4, 2015 photo, a Monarch butterfly climbs onto grass,

Monarch Butterflies

Tiny stickers help scientists learn about monarch butterfly migration

Monarch butterflies fly at the El Rosario butterfly sanctuary on a mountain in the Mexican state

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Spring will arrive with fewer butterflies

Monarchs have about four generations a year. While monarchs usually live about six weeks, the generation that overwinters in Mexico lives about nine months.

Monarch butterflies on tree tru. Michoacan, Mexico

Every fall millions of monarch butterflies migrate 4000 km from the US and Canada to a couple of tiny mountaintops in eastern Michoacan.

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Mexico: Butterflies abound in mountainous winter habitat

several monarch butterflies gathered on a large plant

Kathy Keatley Garvey-UC DavisA monarch was sighted in Vacaville on a Mexican sunflower on Aug. 31. However, a UC Davis butterfly expert has said that he ...

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Monarch butterflies cluster on oyamel Cerro Pelon, Mexico. Photo by the author.

Monarch butterflies wait to fly south

The estimates of the monarch butterfly overwintering population were announced Thursday February 9th by WWF Mexico. The butterflies are so dense at their ...

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MICHOACAN, MEXICO - FEBRUARY 5: Monarch Butterflies mass on a tree branch in the

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