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Monarch Butterfly

In Texas, there's been a job opening for what you might call a monarch over Monarchs. The formal title is "Monarch Outreach Specialist."

The challenge? To get the Monarch butterfly to return to Texas, where their numbers seem to have been dropping.

 


Shelley Kofler / KERA News

Right now Texans have a front-row seat for one of nature’s most amazing migrations -- monarchs are moving through the state.  And in West Dallas, some students are volunteering for a project that could help protect the species.