Articles Tagged with monarch butterflies

Monarch Butterflies Missing From Canada This Summer

Monarch butterflies

The monarch butterflies are missing this year from Canada’s summer flowers. In a sad twist, a major study of the famous migrating butterflies’ eastern route from Mexico to Canada was just published last Wednesday in science journal Proceedings Of The Royal Society B. University of Guelph PhD candidate Tyler Flockhart spent the summer of 2011… Read more »

Southwest Airlines Flies Late Blooming Monarch Butterfly To Texas

Airline Gives Butterfly A Lift To San Antonio

A late-blooming Monarch Butterfly is getting the royal treatment from Southwest Airlines. The stranded butterfly emerged from her cocoon too late to join the swarm for the fall migration to Mexico. In order help her complete the journey, the airline will be flying the Monarch from Albany, New York To San Antonio, Texas. It is… Read more »