A News Tidbit for the First Week of 2022

January 1, 2022- Ringing in the new year with monarchs.

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Merging and Relocating

December 8- Estela Romero and Pato Moreno share news from monarch sanctuaries in Mexico. Plus, a special invitation to report winter monarch sightings in the Southeastern U.S. And next week, Gail Morris provides an update on monarch overwintering sites in California.

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Settling in for Winter

December 3- December and the monarch overwintering season are here. Ana Moreno provides an update from Cerro Pelon Sanctuary in Mexico. Plus, a special invitation to report winter monarch sightings in the Southeastern U.S.

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Fall Migration Is Winding Down

November 24-  This is Journey North’s last Fall Migration News Update. The winter season is here. Thanks for following along and sharing your observations. Starting in December, regular updates from overwintering sites in Mexico and California begin, and monitoring winter monarch activity in the Southeastern U.S. ramps up. Cheers to another great season!
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Welcoming More Arrivals

November 10- Estela Romero and Pato Moreno provide updates from monarch sanctuaries in Mexico. New arrivals will continue as monarchs remain on the move farther north. And out West, Gail Morris shares news of monarch numbers increasing in California.

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Arrivals Within the Biosphere Reserve!

November 4- Exciting news! Estela Romero and Ellen Sharp share news of monarchs arriving within the Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve in Mexico. Out West, Gail Morris highlights more good news from California. And Journey North volunteers play a big role in the fifth annual International Monarch Monitoring Blitz.

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Closer to Overwintering Grounds

October 27- Migratory activity continues to pick up in Mexico as monarchs approach overwintering grounds. Estela Romero shares her first report of the season from the Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve, and Gail Morris highlights more good news out West.
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Spanning North America

October 20- From Canada to Mexico, migratory monarchs are being reported throughout North America as fall migration continues. And out West, Gail Morris shares news of monarchs beginning to arrive at coastal overwintering sites in California.
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Steady Progress

October 13- Monarch fall migration is peaking. Texas is a hotspot of activity as more monarchs edge closer to Mexico, and reports are also picking up in the Southeast. And Gail Morris highlights sightings out West and shares a few tips to consider when reporting migratory monarchs.

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Taking Flight

October 6- October is here and monarch fall migration is in full swing. Migratory monarchs were reported in Mexico, and activity remains high for both the eastern and western population. Keep reporting your observations to Journey North!

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Sightings Flowing In

September 22- Fall has officially arrived and monarch migration is rolling along. Reports of fall roosts, peak migration events, and feeding activity are all increasing. Keep reporting your observations of monarchs to Journey North!

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On the Nectar Trail

September 15- Fall begins next week and monarch migration is well underway as reports of nectaring, flying, and roosting continue to come in.
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Monarchs on the Move

September 8- Monarchs are on the move — flying, nectaring, and roosting. Catch up on the latest monarch migration news for both the eastern and western populations. And keep reporting your observations to Journey North.

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Migration Gaining Momentum

September 1- September is here and signs of monarch fall migration are becoming more evident. Report your observations of adult monarchs, eggs, larvae, and milkweed.

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Get Ready for an Exciting Fall Migration!

August 25- Monarch activity is ramping up as preparations for fall migration begin. When you see a monarch, we want to know. Report your observations of adult monarchs, eggs and larvae.

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