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Nectar-fueled Migrations
Comparing a Bird and a Butterfly
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Comparing Migrations: A Bird and a Butterfly

Like the monarch butterfly, the ruby-throated hummingbird migrates north in the spring, using nectar to fuel its journey. Although one is a bird and the other a butterfly, they are heading north for the same reasons. Use this slideshow as a springboard for research.

Essential Question
How do the nectar-fueled migrations of a bird and a butterfly compare?



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