[CT Birds] Monarchs follow up
barbaragarrett at optonline.net
Tue Sep 10 10:31:56 EDT 2013
If you look at this page on the website that Al provided, you can learn about this past Spring's monarch migration and why populations may be lower:
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From: hbreder at comcast.net
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Sent: Tuesday, September 10, 2013 10:21 AM
Subject: Re: [CT Birds] Monarchs follow up
I haven't seen any monarchs this summer either. I have also noted complete absence of deer
flies (usually a major pest to my dog when going for a walk) which I read was due to the
heavy downpours we've been having in NE this spring and summer. Maybe the mornachs
were affected the same way?
> Following on the monarch sighting, we have only seen one about three
> weeks ago. Yet to see any at Greenwich Tod's Point. We plant milkweed
> every year, and have seen nothing.
> Monarch migration site http://www.learner.org/jnorth/monarch/News.html
> AL Scuterud
> Old Greenwich
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