Monarch That Flew the Wrong Way
True Stories About
Tagged Monarch Butterflies)
Once upon a time —August 20, 2002, to be exact—a monarch butterfly
was tagged in Cannon Falls, Minnesota.
tag was found 221 miles away on September 26, 2002, in Neenah, Wisconsin.
Look at this
map and find Cannon Falls, Minnesota and Neenah, Wisconsin.
the butterfly flew in a straight line between the two places (although
this may not be true):
direction would you expect the butterfly to fly when traveling from
Minnesota to Mexico?
direction did the monarch fly?