Following the Monarchs in an Ultralight Airplane

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Monarchs rest in Valle Del Bravo, Mexico.

Monarchs rest in Valle Del Bravo, Mexico. Francisco Gutierrez hide caption

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Some 300 million monarch butterflies spread all over North America will soon converge on small forests in the mountains of Mexico. This year, the butterflies have unusual company — Francisco Gutierrez. He plans to follow the monarchs' migration in a 33-foot wide utralight airplane.

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