Point Pelee National Park at Tip
Daytime high 25°c overnight low 18°c Cold front arrived this afternoon
24°c mostly sunny. Became cloudy before sunset. SSW wind @ 36/48 kmh
A few monarchs flitted about interior trees at Tip.
Clusters established starting 7:10 - 7:45 at shuttle stop & Restroom area.
Clusters of 2-3-6 on Sumac, Hackberry, Virginia creeper & bare branches.
Monarchs appeared pristine.
Note my other reports for same day in the morning in Leamington of 1,000 nectaring in clover field &
250 roosting in Seacliff Park.
Also in Kingsville west of Leamington about 1,000 nectaring on alfalfa in large field.
So they're around!
Observation by binoculars, camera & clicker
More photos here-https://www.facebook.com/PeleeParadiseSanctuaryMonarchWaystation10275/
Latitude: 41.9 Longitude: -82.5
Observed by: Darlene
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