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Monarch Tagging

  • Annett Nature Center
  • Address: 15565 118th Avenue, Indianola, IA 50125
  • September 10, 2017
  • From: 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM
  • Phone: (515) 961-6169
  • Price: Free
Overview

Come discover more about monarch butterflies, their unusual lifestyle and life cycle and their miraculous migration to Mexico. A Warren County Conservation Naturalist will teach you how to catch and handle a monarch, determine gender, and properly tag them in the wild as part of a national research project. All monarchs will be released after they are tagged. Bring a butterfly net if you have one, or share a park net if you don’t. Fun for the whole family! Please register by September 8th at http://www.warrenccb.org/events/monarch1/.

Monarch Tagging