was sighted on April 26, 2007 in Massachusetts. That's early! The woman
who saw the monarch was Mrs. Clare Walker Leslie, a renowned naturalist
and author. She asked:
explain to me why I would have seen an adult monarch floating above
the water, heading towards the harbor at Woods Hole, MA. WHERE
did this monarch come from?"
you respond to her question? What are the possibilities?
- Read Mrs.
- Do some
research and look at past migration
your own letter to Mrs. Leslie. Outline the possibilities and give your
- See how
we responded to Mrs. Leslie's observation. (Our
letter to Mrs. Leslie.)
of the sighting
letter to the observer