Goose Pond Sanctuary: 8:10 - 8:30 a.m. Cloudy. W7503 Kampen Road - 670 monarchs - most were in the middle trees on the north side of the line of spruce - however, the counted included 100 that were sitting on 11 year-old white cedars north of the spruce. Also saw 15 in the prairie about .15 miles to the west roosting on compass plant and prairie dock. The Jackson winter cover unit directly north .33 miles of the W7503 Kampen Roost had 420 monarchs. About 75 were in a crab apple, about 100 were in spruce (west side near the southwest spruce), and 245 were in the north side of the white cedars at the north end of the unit. This count includes the Manthe farm on Goose Pond Road, just north of the east pond. There were about 200 monarchs in large spruce on the north and east sides. First count for the Manthe residence.
Town of Arlington, WI
Latitude: 43.3 Longitude: -89.4
Observed by: Mark and Sue
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