Great Migrations - Butterflies: National Geographic Readers Series (Enhanced Edition)

Great Migrations - Butterflies: National Geographic Readers Series (Enhanced Edition)

by Laura Marsh
     
 

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The monarch butterfly, one of the most seemingly delicate of all of nature's animals, proves to be one of the toughest in this reader. Making the yearly trip from the Northern United States and Canada to the Oyamel forest of Mexico is no easy task, and it takes five generations of butterflies in order to do so. Battling cold temperatures and the threat of starvation,

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The monarch butterfly, one of the most seemingly delicate of all of nature's animals, proves to be one of the toughest in this reader. Making the yearly trip from the Northern United States and Canada to the Oyamel forest of Mexico is no easy task, and it takes five generations of butterflies in order to do so. Battling cold temperatures and the threat of starvation, these beautiful insects complete an almost 3,000 mile journey over the course of two months, only to have to turn and around and head back home.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781426313134
Publisher:
National Geographic Society
Publication date:
07/24/2012
Series:
National Geographic Readers Series
Sold by:
Penguin Random House Publisher Services
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
712,217
File size:
61 MB
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This product may take a few minutes to download.
Age Range:
7 - 9 Years

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