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  • Female Monarch Butterflies on 30-year Decline
    By on September 23, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Female monarch butterflies in eastern North America have significantly declined over the past 30 years, a new study by University of Georgia researcher Andy Davis reveals. “The implications of this decline are huge,” Davis said. “Female monarchs can lay as many as 400 eggs over their lifetime, which is why the species is so resilient.”