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3:10 AM Fri, Dec. 14th

Prescott Audubon Society presents: Windows on Nature

Program: "Prescott Monarch Butterflies: The Latest Story" Speakers: Cathy Palm-Gessner and Bob Gessner Comments: In 2016, over 2,000 monarchs were spotted in the Prescott area. We will discuss how our local monarch population increase compares with the rest of the Southwest, California and Mexico. Also, this year for the first time, monarchs tagged in the Prescott are were spotted in overwintering sites in California, We will talk about factors that determine if they migrate to California or Mexico.