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    Milkweed Seeds On The Move

    The seeds you see blowing today will be baby milkweed next spring, feeding another generation of monarchs. Photo by Judd Stanislawski

    Milkweed Seeds On The Move

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    So Long For Now!

    Our monarch butterflies are headed south for the winter. But don’t worry-they’ll be back again next spring!

    So Long For Now

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.

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Last Updated: Oct 01, 2015
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