are people and monarchs using the forest?
is a satellite view of the edge of the El Rosario monarch butterfly
sanctuary in Mexico. The small color photo is a picture of a monarch
butterfly colony as seen from a helicopter. The butterflies make
the trees look orange! Look carefully at the large red rectangle.
It shows where the monarch colony was located on the day that the
picture was taken.
are concerned about deforestation (the
clearing of a forest by people).
In this week's update, see how a satellite and a high-powered camera
can help scientists protect the forest for people and monarchs.
© Dr. Lincoln Brower