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Tiny Tags, Big Discoveries

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Monarch Tagging: Tiny Tags, Big Discoveries

Every fall people all over North America carefully catch monarch butterflies, and place a tiny, paper ID tag on one wing. The tagged butterflies are released and continue their journeys. When a tag is recovered (found again), valuable information about migration is revealed.

Essential Question
What can we learn about migration
from tagged monarchs?

 

 

 

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