This Monarch will go south.
Lots of Monarchs are ovipositing now.
We should have a decent fall migration.
At 8/5/2005, C and R STEWART wrote:
>On one of my block survey trips July 29 I observed a female monarch on a
>milkweed. This was in a hay field that had been cut and the milkweed was
>only about 8" high with one other about 3' away. Curiousity prompted me
>to check the plant. Lo! an egg - I suspect, freshly laid! I brought it
>home on the leaf. It has 'hatched!" Now to observe 'the rest of the story.'
>My question - will the emerging monarch be a migrator or will there be
>Charlie & Ruth Stewart
>E. Dorset, Vermont
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