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Painted Lady Butterflies Take Flight in Rare Migration

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Painted Lady Butterflies Take Flight in Rare Migration

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Painted Lady Butterflies Take Flight in Rare Migration

Painted Lady Butterflies Take Flight in Rare Migration

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NPR's Alex Chadwick talks with Thomas Oberbauer about the current migration of painted lady butterflies, winging their way from the desert southwest to the Pacific Northwest. The migration only occurs once or twice per decade.

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