Monarch Count

Volunteers looks for monarch eggs and caterpillars during a monarch count at Metea County Park Monday. Since monarch eggs and caterpillars are now the generation that will be migrating to Mexico, Metea is bring them indoors to be raised in safety and tagging the butterflies

You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Local

  • Shooting leaves young girl in serious condition
    A young girl was seriously injured when a bullet came through the wall of the apartment and struck her, Fort Wayne police said.
  • Road restrictions for Nov. 23
    WOODS ROAD Closed between Railroad Street and Towne Park Run Nov. 24.
  • Coming Monday
    Winter doesn't officially begin until Dec. 21, but Mother Nature seems to have little regard for anything “official.”
Advertisement

Monarch count at Metea

Cathie Rowand | The Journal Gazette
Home-schooler Nathan Bailey, 15, looks for monarch eggs and caterpillars during a monarch count Monday at Metea County Park. Since this generation of monarch eggs and caterpillars will migrate to Mexico, Metea is bringing them indoors to be raised in safety and tagging the butterflies before releasing them.

Advertisement