do monarchs need to survive?
do monarchs need to reproduce?
do they find what they need to survive and reproduce?
does a monarch’s habitat provide for its needs?
do fall habitat changes impact monarch butterflies?
do monarchs find food? water? shelter?
do they find space to grow and reproduce?
do monarchs lay eggs?
weather conditions are ideal for monarchs?
weather conditions are dangerous or fatal for monarchs?
do monarchs react to cold temperatures?
- At what
temperature is it too cold for monarchs to fly?
does a monarch’s habitat change in the fall?
can we predict when monarchs will leave our region?
- Is our
outdoor habitat suitable for monarchs today? Why or why not?
would monarchs find food, water, shelter, and space?
sources of food, water, shelter, and space abundant or in short supply?
long will monarchs be able to find what they need?
you find any flowers in bloom today? How do flowers change over time?
What happens to flowers when frost occurs? What is the last date you
are the weather conditions? How fast are temperatures changing? When
are cold temperatures and frost expected?
you find any monarch eggs or larvae on milkweed? Record the number
of eggs and larvae you find per plant.
monarchs be able to fly today in your hometown?
to temperatures you are recording, can you predict monarch flight
times? When could they will lift off in the morning and when will
they come down to roost in the evening? How many hours will monarchs
be able to fly between sunrise and sunset?