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Monarch Tags Recovered at El Rosario - 2004



El Rosario Monarch Sanctuary, Angangueo, Michoacán, México
February 23, 2004 (G Quintanilla)


National Butterfly Center and participants in the NABA South Texas - Michoacan Monarch Tour purchased these tags "as is" 
from a local guide at El Rosario Monarch Sanctuary in Angangueo on 2/23/04.  
The guide advised that there are approximately 500-700 tags collected and still available for sale at El Rosario from his fellow guides.

Gil Quintanilla
NABA South Texas
Friends of NABA IBP


List of 21 Monarch Tags Recovered Feb. 2004 in Mexico

BLB 787 CCP 057 YL 928
BLR 566 CCP 737
CCO 529
CCU 076
CCU 130
CCZ 723
CEK 994
CES 704
CEY 459
CEY 531
CFZ 423
CGB 851
CGE 400
CHW 546
CIC 781
CIE 737
CIF 774
CJF 375

02 Mar 2004 / Main South Texas Page