Monarchs before sunset at the Tip at Point Pelee National Park. 5:50-7:40pm
Daytime high 20°c. Overnight low 12°c.
19°c partly sunny with strong North wind at 23/35kmh. Brief late afternoon showers.
Numerous clusters at Tip shuttle stop area. (Total about 300) Already established upon arrival of 25's, 30's & later largest cluster of 60 & many small clusters of 6 or so. On bare branches, maple & oak trees & vines.
At Tip interior on southwest side of Hackberry Tree about 150 already established 6:30pm & closer to sunset increased to 350 & on 150 on mulberry tree.
All appeared pristine (photos)
Observation by binoculars, camera & clicker.
Added to originally 650 count once seeing photos)
Video & many more photos here-https://www.facebook.com/PeleeParadiseSanctuaryMonarchWaystation10275/
Latitude: 41.9 Longitude: -82.5
Observed by: Darlene
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