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The plight of the monarch

By Dave Shuffett from August 2014 Issue

The plight of the monarch

Credit: Joe Imel

Watch and help tag migrating monarch butterflies September 13 and September 20 at John James Audubon State Park in Henderson. For information on the half-day programs, Monarch Butterfly Migration Mysteries, call (270) 826-2247.

Little did I know how critically important lowly milkweed plants are to the balance of nature back when I was weed whacking them down at every opportunity. Monarch…
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