The balancing act: Butterflies are not free

By From page A4 | December 16, 2013

Every year on the first day of November Monarch butterflies arrive by the millions to the fir forests of central Mexico, except this year. Normally more than 60 million appear like magic, but this year they didn’t arrive until a week later and then in record low numbers, some saying fewer than 3 million. In fact, the 60 million from the year before was a low number.

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