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Title: Mysteries of the Monarch Butterfly
Url: http://www.npr.org/programs/re/archivesdate/1999/feb/990222.monarch.h...
Publisher: National Public Radio (U.S.)
Description: This radio broadcast describes the epic migration of monarch butterflies, who travel from North America to winter in the Oyamel (Balsa) forests west of Mexico City. It features an interview with the foremost researcher of monarchs, biologist Lincoln Brower, who explains that some generations pass before the butterflies return to Mexico, and points out the importance of protecting the Oyamel forests for the migration to continue. The broadcast is 8 minutes and 32 seconds in length.
LC Classification: Science -- Zoology -- Animal behavior
Science -- Zoology -- Invertebrates -- Arthropoda -- Insects -- Lepidoptera (Butterflies; moths)
Science -- Zoology -- Invertebrates -- Arthropoda -- Insects -- Migration
GEM Subject: Science -- Biology
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Science -- Ecology
Science -- Earth science
Science -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Ecology -- Migration
Biology -- Species
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 1999-02-22
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Science Materials
Sound (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
real media
Audience: College/University Instructors
General Public
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Teachers
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Biology
earth science
Ecology
science
Date Of Record Release: 2012-04-12 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-09-17 12:55:18 (W3C-DTF)
Source: DLESE  DLESE
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Resource URL Clicks: 6
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