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Join us as we learn more about the monarch butterfly, including migration routes and conservation efforts.

Monarch Butterflies

The Mighty Monarch

Location and Migration Routes


The monarch butterfly is one of the most recognized butterflies in the world. Brightly colored orange and black wings with intricate designs is the standout feature of the monarch. But its physical beauty is not the only reason that it is so easily recognized. The migration route that they take each year is one of the longest of any species at 1,200-1,800 miles long. Explore each resource to learn more about this most fascinating insect!

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Contact Information

Ripley Elementary School 

100 Hwy 19E 

Ripley, Tn 38063

Phone: (731) 221-3066

Fax: (731) 221-3055