Monarch Adult Sighted
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Date: 09/13/2020

Number: 21

I sat in the yard and watched for migrating monarchs for an hour from 1:45 to 2:45 pm. It was sunny, 74 degrees, 4 mph nw light breeze. Counted 21 monarchs traveling southwest. 2 stopped briefly to nectar, one on hosta, one on a purple coneflower. A flock of swallows and dragonflies also passed by fairly high,and I noticed monarchs circling upward to catch a draft with them.

Melbourne, IA

Latitude: 41.9 Longitude: -93.1

Observed by: Linda
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