“Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, it became a butterfly.”
“Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast!”
One of the biggest factors in monarch decline is the increasing scarcity of its only caterpillar host plant: milkweed. Or is it? Lack of milkweed may not be the only culprit.
Monarch collecting nectar on milkweed, Oliver Mill Park, Middleboro, MA
Monarch and Honey Bee