1727 viewsNature LoverSeptember 2, 2014Ottawa, ONDate shot: August 31, 2014
A monarch butterfly feeding on goldenrod flower. Presqu'ile Provincial Park is one of the popular spots to see monarch butterflies gathering as they begin their migration south to Mexico. About 350 million monarch butterflies can be seen wintering in Mexico in a an average year. However, those numbers have declined dramatically in recent years.