|Symbolic Migration Update: November 2, 2012||Please
After sending your butterflies
|The first real monarch butterflies are just arriving in Mexico, and your Symbolic Monarchs are on their way!
Check out the Symbolic Art Gallery to meet some of the ambassador butterflies heading off to Mexico.
Check out the messages behind each dot on the map.
|Image of the Week|
Put YOUR dot on the map!
|2012 Symbolic Butterfly Gallery|
|"These are TRULY ambassadors! Look at the details!" Journey North workers exclaim as they open your butterfly envelopes. Take a look at these treasures.
|Slideshow: The Arrival and Mexican Traditions|
|The first monarchs arrive at their winter home in Mexico each fall by the first of November. People connect the arrival of the monarchs with two events that take place in Mexico at the time; the corn harvest is a seasonal event and Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a cultural event.
|Symbolic Gallery: More Coming Soon|
|Watch for more entries to the 2012 Sample Butterfly Gallery on November 16.|