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Monarch butterfly migration underway

Grand Canyon is a major migratory byway for the Monarch butterfly.(Photo/NPS)

Grand Canyon is a major migratory byway for the Monarch butterfly.(Photo/NPS)

Grand Canyon is a major migratory byway for the Monarch butterfly.

According to Grand Canyon National Park, Monarch butterflies migrate from Canada to Mexico every winter, completing this journey over multiple generations. The park participates in monarch studies as the species and its migration are sensitive to climatic changes.

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Monarch butterflies pass through Grand Canyon on their migratory route from Canada to Mexico each fall. (Photo/NPS)

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