Annual Monarch Butterfly Migration To Pass Through Chicagoland

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Annual Monarch Butterfly Migration To Pass Through Chicagoland

Millions of monarchs are traveling from Canada to California and Mexico. Experts say the migration is likely to peak after Labor Day in Chicago.

Reset checks in with a local butterfly expert about monarchs and their long annual journeys south.

GUESTS: Doug Taron, curator of biology and vice president of research and conservation at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

Samuel Ramsey, entomologist with the USDA Bee Lab